Tag Archives: Mother

Self-Deprivation

A baby is usually born with amazing physical resources, the mother’s body having sacrificed her own reserves to launch baby on the best footing possible. If she eats well, limiting her intake of toxins during pregnancy, baby will probably start … Continue reading

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Undercover Hero

A mother holds her delicate, new-born baby, and imagines him to be as helpless, through and through, as he appears outwardly. Tiny fingers balled into perpetual little fists, eyes a hazy blue, legs crossed as though ready for yoga, and … Continue reading

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Ten Signs of Insecurity

1. He asks for a snack over and over before he has a chance to be denied. 2. She cries when she’s told she can’t wear a certain dress. 3. He pitches a fit in the mall when you won’t … Continue reading

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Child Abuse by Name

A child’s name is sacred. He hears Mama’s voice; he knows her, and she is his world. She speaks to him softly, gently, lovingly; baby is her. She chose the name representing her soul’s desire, precious relationships, and future hope. … Continue reading

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Mother Be True

The world over, children honor mothers. For many, mama loved eternally. She was constant, nurturing, spending unknown reserves, nursing baby while starving. She gave life; she resolved to preserve it at all costs. Some praise mom for the idea she … Continue reading

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