It was 9:00 pm, and there I stood – in the doorway to my 16 month old’s bedroom, staring at her innocent, unknowing face. Her tiny butt stuck straight in the air, knees tucked up under her chest, her pacifier (named “Gus”) hung from perfectly rosy, parted lips. Her chubby hands hugged tight to her favoriteContinue reading “A Mother’s Limitless Love”
“This will get worse before it gets better, but she will most likely be able to fight it at home.”… and I hung on those words like her life depended on them.
A postpartum journey memoir Love is the axis of human existence. Love is strength, it is weakness, it is security & vulnerability. Love brings peace, it’s started wars; it drives good people to sin & sinners to repent. Love is wild, unpredictable, incredible, undeniable. A life well-loved is a life well-lived; or so the sayingContinue reading “When Love Isn’t Enough”
Sweetheart, From the moment I first set eyes on you, I’ve wanted to protect you. Protect your tiny body from physical harm. Keep that precious heart from ever breaking. And prevent your vivacious soul from ever being stifled by the words of others. Having you has been like watching my own heart walk around outsideContinue reading “Dear Daughter…”