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Wet lips

A mother’s musings on how her baby’s growth spurt will soon make him an adult! Read on to know what she thinks about his wet lips.. 245 more words


"This wasn't what I wanted."

I was talking about my haircut. “But that’s what you always say.” Words that could only come from someone who’s been with me through a series of unfortunate haircuts. 426 more words

The Flask


Author – Nicky Singer

Age – 12+

Twelve year old Jess is grieving over the loss of her beloved Great Aunt Edie. She is also worrying about the birth of her twin brothers. 107 more words



the first on my own that i’ve ever actually been in

and i’m out! and i’m out!

and i’ll never see lightness again.

i’m closing and skittish and i do not think much of myself.


The Pigskin

I never cared about football.

It was OK.  Something to do, I mean.  As a kid we used to go to see the USD Coyotes play.   1,269 more words


Goodbye Kindergarten....Hello 1st Grade!

Last August I read what seemed like a hundred FACEBOOK posts about all the tears shed as moms sent their kids off to their FIRST day of Kindergarten. 926 more words

Crazy Family

This is just an introduction to what will be crazy things that my family says, sees, or does. With a family of five, there seems to be plenty of material. 334 more words