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The Other Mother and Me

I was well into my 30’s before I started thinking about being a parent. My twenties had afforded me a lot of fun and travel. I didn’t give a lot of thought to anything besides where I was going next or where the next adventure was taking place. 1,390 more words

The Song Of The Open Road

In April of 2005 I  was in the midst of rehearsals for a production of La Cage Aux Folles and we were nearing opening night. I had one of the two male leads in the production. 1,075 more words


1. 'Dad's Girlfriend' of Three

So whilst browsing the pages of ‘Face-ache’ this Morning (you can never get enough of those exhibitionists and hypocrites(!)) I came across an article regarding a mother who’s sole belief is that she will never let her child meet her ex’s new girlfriend. 554 more words


To my father....

To my father who should have been there more….

I use to miss coming to see you. It use to be so much fun. All the things we would do. 303 more words


It won't be like this forever.

So I seen this post on fb this morning.

Someone had posted they had baby fever and wanted a baby girl. She already has a baby boy. 539 more words


Broken Glass and Lemons

Broken Glass and Lemons

Virginia Carraway Stark

I was working for a bad man

He didn’t pay me or feed me

He made me sleep in a basement… 616 more words

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Dear Mom

When I tell people I have not seen or spoken to my biological mother in 17 years, they appear to be surprised at first, then curious. 1,391 more words