This Brown idea seemed to work okay until my daughter was born almost three years ago. Unlike my son, she is not Brown. She is a blue-eyed, fair skin little girl. >>read more
by Sarah A. Ongiri :: feature added on 2009-01-31
I don't want her to ever feel accustomed to being cowed; I don't want her to be okay with being made to feel small. I want her to fight back. >>read more
by Lynne Marie Wanamaker :: feature added on 2009-01-18
While I was listening to my twenty-one month old daughter, Molly, sing "Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star," my husband, Jimmy, was in the next room telling his mother that the doctor had just found a massive tumor in his chest. >>read more
by Bonnie Hennessy :: feature added on 2009-01-18
In this stage of active labor, the concept of "pain" couldn't enter my consciousness because there was no room for consciousness. >>read more
by Sasha Hom :: feature added on 2009-01-18
Ethically, I am completely opposed to reproductive technology. Personally, however, I appear to be rather a fan. >>read more
by Emily Rosenbaum :: feature added on 2008-11-23
Because they were black, I realized that my children would be, if not excluded from many school activities, easily overlooked. >>read more
by Amy Anderson :: feature added on 2008-11-08
The truth is, in my circle of friends, I don't necessarily know my role when a new child is born. >>read more
by Mayra Padilla :: feature added on 2008-11-09
My son is small: always has been, and probably always will be. >>read more
by Melanie Springer Mock :: feature added on 2008-10-26
I don't know what I am doing; I am trying to learn. This is the most intimidating job I have ever taken on. >>read more
by Kathy Fitzgerald :: feature added on 2008-09-28
I don't remember lice being an issue during my own childhood. But they had been my mother's constant companions throughout her youth in the Middle East, where, according to her, children exchanged lice as frequently as they now send text messages. >>read more
by Rebecca Lindell :: feature added on 2008-09-14

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