What's hard and round and feeds your baby?
Did you know that a newborn is sustained from one teaspoon of colostrum at a time. That's about 1/6th of the 1-2 ounces of milk the need.
I have been told that twins run in my family. That has scared me since my late teens. It got scarier when my wife was pregnant the first time.
Audioblog version of Sonnet 2 Decyphered
My second breakdown and analysis of Shakespeare's Sonnets. This week I #amwriting about owning my biases and grounding the Bard because that's where the words took me.
Continuing the Bradbury Challenge. I will read poetry, short stories and technical articles in order to contemplate why they work. In this post, I will be working with Shakespeare's Sonnet 2.
In an attempt to learn how to write better, I have given myself the Bradbury Challenge. I will read poetry, short stories and technical articles in order to contemplate why they work. In this post, I will be working with Shakespeare's Sonnet 1.
Render unto Caesar what is Caesar's
Also unto God, what's God's
This great Republic, shadow of Rome
Boldly calls itself home
Of the brave, the free
The needy refugee
I won't deny those words sting my eyes
Hope, pride, shame and compromise
America has lost her way
And in some ways that's OK
My Homeland is no longer England's Bride
But there is another shame she hides
I felt like stepping out of the norm a bit. These 10 minute writing challenges have mostly focused on little stories, writing a little poem was a welcome change.
A little poem about how a big kid is amazed by how mommy cares for baby
A little poem from the heart, reflecting on the passing of time and the changes it brings.