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By Story Spinner
A reminiscence of the vital role Mom played (and continues to play) in the lives of her children. At the time of the poem, she is turning 89 and she enjoys her life--past, present, and future.
A poem for my father about his presence in my memories, and how I've associated him over the years with different small things, such as the sound of his boots, his cough, his smell, the roughness of his hands, etc. If you like this poem, also see
Experience in parenting
Miscellaneous | Updated Dec 28, 2011 | Reads: 16 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
By Gideon Elrod
Inspired by actual events.
Most peole tend to believe that we turn into our parents. This mother-to-be hopes that is not the case.
By Lorna Culling
Frederick was born with eyes wide open, mouth wide open, splayed and crushed, pushed and pulled. He was grabbed by the nurse and big cold hands, and he peered through a red haze to see. No more the soft warm rosy womb he adored. Now bursting into the freezing yellow he searched everywhere-...
By Vikram Karve
Are children innocent victims when their parents divorce?
A Small Boy narrates his Life Story.
One night I just found myself pondering the way each generation has shaped the way things are today, and how they might shape the future. Should we really be worried or does it really matter?
By Eileen Mcguinness
Marriage is as rare as hen's teeth these days.Most couples cannot afford the ceremony and many parents or singles mums will pick up the tab for their daughters big day.From experience it's not all that it's cracked up to be.My first wedding was in a registery office and my second and current one...
What is you had to choose between your family and friends? Would you choose your family? That seemed like the most common answer. Not me though. I chose my friends. I had to make a decision, it was hard, but I realized I did not care for my family, I guess....
Novel | Updated Oct 8, 2011 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 3
An article against bullying. "Every day, nearly 160,000 children miss school because they are scared of bullying" Ref: National Education Association
By Laura Leary Eitniear
Transitioning into motherhood is often a tough move, losing friends, choosing family over career, etc. My transition was akin to a horrible motorcycle accident, with bumps, bruises and road rash to show the evilness of the transition.
By Bernadette Greene
One mother's controversial approach to motherhood.
By Bernadette Greene
One mom's story of why she is the type of mom she is and how others view her.