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Realising Vulnerability

Recently I went shopping at my local Tesco, a sleeping two year old in the buggy, and on the way home I was followed. At first I wasn’t sure. I was distracted by balancing the bags of shopping hanging fron … Continue reading

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Adult Time

When you’re in the company of children for the majority of the day, and your time away from them is rare stolen moments when they don’t follow you to the bathroom to watch you poop, by the time the evening … Continue reading

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Stop Selling Me My Body

As I stood in the shower shaving my legs, shaving my bikini line, shaving my armpits and washing the make up off my face, I had a realisation. All these things I do to my body, all the changes I … Continue reading

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Plague House

After The Ex-Husband, and before The Boy, I had a major life changing relationship. It was with my house. At the start of May 2014, Miss Rose and I moved out of our family home in the countryside into our … Continue reading

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Why I’m Nice To My Ex-Husband

Right now my ex-husband is in Austria, ski-ing with his friends. His Facebook has photos from the airport, him on a snowy hillside with his arms round a beautiful young girl, and references to how much fun he is having. … Continue reading

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Unexpected Support

I’ve been a single mum for a while now. February 1st my husband formally left, but to be honest he wasn’t around much for a while before that, and I did almost everything for and with Miss Rose even when … Continue reading

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The Boy

After my summer of flings and sex, drama and emotion, I decided to call it quits on the dating scene. I was feeling things for someone I couldn’t be with and needed time to just process those feelings and move … Continue reading

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