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Pregnancy Just Might Be That Bullshit

Before you get the wrong idea, I love my child. I’m happy to have brought him into the world and watched him grow and now witness him learning about shapes and colours. He is spoilt though, and I’m still plotting on how to decimate that part of him, but everything else is fine with me.…… Continue reading Pregnancy Just Might Be That Bullshit

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Things I never thought (when I was 10) that I’d HATE, but I do now, at 25

You thought I’m just gonna tell what I like now, without giving you the other side of it? I’m a well-rounded person: I hate things too. I wanted to originally say ‘have disdain for’ in lieu of ‘hate’, but it felt like I’d just be adding too much to the title, and but when I…… Continue reading Things I never thought (when I was 10) that I’d HATE, but I do now, at 25

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Things I never thought (when I was 10) I’d like, now at 25

Have you ever stopped for a moment to look back on your own life, think about how you were when you were ten years old, and how you are now at whatever age you’re at, and wonder at the transformation? How did we get here? You probably never took notice of the person you were shaping…… Continue reading Things I never thought (when I was 10) I’d like, now at 25

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I Write To Clear The Clutter In My Head

The Thing About Me, when it comes to writing, is that my brain is a browser with hundreds of tabs open. Not an original metaphor but a very true one (shout out to whoever thought it first, you knew what the deal was!). Understandably, this chaos makes me run slow sometimes. I sometimes feel like…… Continue reading I Write To Clear The Clutter In My Head

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Internet Friends: when the people in your actual life are not enough*

About ten years ago, if you told someone you had a friend and they asked where y’all met, and you said, “Online”, that person would squint their eyes with suspicion and warn you about not getting too friendly with people you’ve never seen in real life. In the age of Catfish and online scams, you…… Continue reading Internet Friends: when the people in your actual life are not enough*