November's almost here. Which means it's almost my birthday. It also means we are approaching National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo). I took on the November NaNoWriMo Challenge in 2013 but I never blogged about it. Probably because I was busy writing a novel, and growing a human, so by December, I was too tapped out … Continue reading NaNoWriMo: How I Did It
I was all set to sit down at my computer during this Very Special Time and write a blog post about Hannukah. The Very Special Time of which I speak the Haley's comet of my week when both of my girls are napping at the same time. Not just in their rooms at the same … Continue reading I’m on Huffington Post!
I didn't know whether I wanted kids. That's what I'm talking about in essay I read at Boulder's Listen To Your Mother Show. Here is a link to my talk, "The Joy of Pregnancy." It seemed fitting that I should talk about pregnancy on stage, just two weeks shy of my due date. You will … Continue reading Listen To Your Mother 2014: My talk and a challenge.
Remember when I was really excited about my home birth book project? And how I didn't say anything about it for a while, and then I was consumed with Listen To Your Mother, and then I was obsessing about why, at this stage of my pregnancy, I can't just wear a damn two piece swimsuit … Continue reading An update: pregnancy, the home birth book and definitely not feeling blessed
Maybe I was asking for it because I was wearing a two piece swimsuit. Or perhaps it was that that the body revealed by my skimpy attire begged for attention- with its abundance of stretch marks, silvery- taupe in hue, gently drifting across my pregnant belly in horizontal wavy lines. And let's not forget the … Continue reading No, I’m not pregnant with triplets but thanks for asking.