Saved by Men

Cinderella’s a role model – rich prince she did wed. So you must be a beauty to escape life of dread. Bookish Belle is a stunner – ugly Beast is not nice. So boys must be real handsome for girls to think twice. Snow White stays with men – who refuse to do chores. So to […]

None of Your Business

When you’ve had enough of people asking about your family planning.   Warning: There may be emotional triggers, related to fertility and loss Well Meaning Questions You don’t have a baby! How can that be? Surely you want one, you’re a woman, you see.   You can give birth and therefore you should. You’ll feel […]

My First Love

You’re my first love, helped me grow My teacher – the best mum I know.   You’re my critic; advisor. My top fan – older and wiser.   You’re my blanket; soft and warm. My shelter – away from the storm.   You’re my safe house; protection. My compass – for lost direction.   You’re my […]