Tag: appointments

Carry The Belief

Use the belief others have in you until you are strong enough to carry that same belief in yourself. Last night, I said to Ger “I’m doing ok.” ┬áThen I woke up shortly before midnight, drenched in sweat, and realized “I’m really not ok.”…

Time is a River

Time is a river which sweeps me along, but I am the river; it is a tiger which destroys me, but I am the tiger; it is a fire which consumes me, but I am the fire. -Jorge Luis Borges I remember so distinctly…

The Right to Grow

We do not grow absolutely, chronologically. We grow sometimes in one dimension, and not in another; unevenly. We grow partially. We are relative. We are mature in one realm, childish in another. The past, present, and future mingle and pull us backward, forward, or…

Leave Them There

You have to meet people where they are, and sometimes, you have to leave them there. -Iyanla Vanzant We talk, about what it will be like “After.”  After this baby is born.

Battle On

“We must try not to sink beneath our anguish… but battle on.”  -Albus Dumbedore, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince In almost every SHARE meeting, it comes up: the innocence of pregnancy has been stolen from us.  There are no “normal” appointments.  There are no…