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Good News

The news felt too good to be true. She whispered it, She wanted to shout from the rooftops But feared she would wake from a dream, Break the spell, Return to barren hell. So she nursed her news quietly, Letting … Continue reading

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The Great Parenting Conspiracy

When I became a parent, No one said to me: You’ll spend the next forever Tired as hell and soaked in wee. When I became a parent, Not one person thought to say: Even when she’s 6 months old Your … Continue reading

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Thin Blue Line

She looked down at the blue line. Thin, but unmistakable. She felt her body had betrayed her, Hosting another, When she could barely look after herself. What should she do? Every option seemed wrong to her. Each a betrayal: One … Continue reading

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