Let A Mother Break
Mamahood | Mental Health | Reflection

Let A Mother Break

Moms Just Need To Fall Apart And Let It All Drop Sometimes Sometimes, all a mama really needs ⁣𝘪𝘴 𝘵𝘰 𝘣𝘳𝘦𝘢𝘬.⁣ And sometimes, all she needs from you⁣ is to step back and let her shatter.⁣ Because a mother’s job is to keep it together. Herself and everything else, 𝘢𝘭𝘭 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘵𝘪𝘮𝘦.⁣ And almost all…

I See You, Mama
Mamahood | Reflection

I See You, Mama

I see you, Mama. Early in the morning, before the sun comes up. These are the first — maybe the only — peaceful minutes you’ll get today. Soon enough, little feet will come pitter-pattering through the hallway, and your day will revolve around playtime, ouchies, cooking for people who won’t eat, teachable moments, and sunscreen….

Dear Daddy
Mamahood | Reflection

Dear Daddy

Daddy, Do you see the way I look at you? Do you know I breathe in your attention like air? Every day, I try to make you proud in my own little ways. By being nicer.Learning quicker.Jumping higher.Laughing bigger.Running faster.Playing harder.Roaring louder.Getting stronger.Growing taller. I’m proud of you, too, Daddy. I just don’t know how…

Like the Stars
Faith | Mamahood | Reflection

Like the Stars

You will explode with a burst of light.And streak through the inky sky.Lighting up the darkest night…Granting wishes with your sparkle. Like stars are meant to do. You’ll thrash and crash when it’s storming.And retreat, settle, and calm in the ebb.With vibrant hues and endless depths…Filling oceans with your wonder. Like the waves are meant…

This is Me
Reflection

This is Me

I’m so happy to see new faces around here! It’s been awhile since I’ve introduced myself, so I thought I’d share a few things. I’d love to hear from you, too. (In case you find yourself bored, there’s a little more about me and my writing in the About —> Story section of the page,…