And Then You Were One

Today is my son’s first birthday. I can’t quite believe it’s already been a year. I can’t quite believe it’s only been a year. He’s now a little boy instead of a little baby and I could not be prouder of how far he’s come i. n the last few …

My Sunday Photo – 9th July

This week has been pretty intense for various reasons, but we’re finally settling into the new house if nothing else. Snappy loves having more room to crawl around in. He likes to be chased now, and he likes chasing after the cats. This was after Reb Brown ran off – …

My Sunday Photo: 2nd July

We moved house this week and had to make a Snappy containment area so he wouldn’t hurt himself or get into the boxes and wreck all our stuff. And all his stuff. It’s taken us six weeks to move in total really but the most of it was done over …

Poem: Affirmation

I touch smooth skin and soft hair – whatever I can reach – in reassurance of his existence. As if my vision is a lie my other senses in denial. My boy, smiles, and so do I, following the rise and dip of each vertebra holding him together. As he …

My Sunday Photo – 28th May

Shock of all shocks I actually went to see a GP this week for my migraines. I also went with bethend to her appointment (and she came to mine). While they were waiting for me to finish work (partly the reason I never go to see the GP) they went …