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For some writers, it's a right of passage

It’s almost a rite of passage on Yahoo! Makers: Every writer for that site must make at least one homophonic mistake to be accepted into the world of professional hacks:


(Art) Birthing Woman by Lucy Pierce

Third time around, birthing my daughter, Bealah Moss. I am no longer young, a body rounded and made soft and pendulous with time, breasts well seasoned with the mouths of suckling babes, nourished. 138 more words


Motherhood as Rite of Passage

The moment a child is born, the mother is also born. She never existed before. The woman existed, but the mother, never. A mother is something absolutely new. 88 more words

Slaying the Red Dragon

I know most men will cringe and smirk through half of this post,but I hope they survive.

I still remember my first encounter with the red dragon,I was in my first year of high school,Form.1,in third term.My mother had never bought me sanitary towels in Primary school,I do not know if she had just calculated that such a thing would not happen in my earlier years or it was just luck but it didn’t. 573 more words