What I’m Into :: January 2015 edition

books worth reading Texts from Jane Eyre: And Other Conversations with Your Favorite Literary Characters by Mallory Ortberg. Oh, man, I needed this book. I laughed until I whooped over the text convo between Heathcliff and Cathy from Wuthering Heights…

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[Love Looks Like] 2:07 a.m.

“Mumma, I frowed up.” We wake to the pitiful words of a filthy tiny girl who promptly throws up again all over our bedding and my maternity jammies. It’s 2:07 in the morning. This is what we do without exchanging a word:…

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A complicated peace

This surprise pregnancy arrived with more complicated feelings than I expected. I don’t think it makes me a bad mum or a bad woman to admit to that complexity, to confess the squirrelly, overwhelmed, and terrified feelings of a complete reorientation of…

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Confessions

Pride is a tricky thing, it makes liars out of us. If we don’t ever admit to our stumbles or our failings, our weaknesses and struggles, then how will we know when we’ve found our people? I limped back to…

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