Controversial confessional…a feelings dump.

Worst things I have worried over: 3. That the children might trip over and impale themselves on the bamboo shoots currently growing in our backyard. 2. That I might be in pain all the time but be so used to it that I don’t notice it anymore. That the weasel which hangs out in ourContinue reading “Controversial confessional…a feelings dump.”

Love in the time of child-rearing

I don’t know why I thought having kids would be fine because I don’t cope very well with tiredness. The biological imperative to procreate has had millennia to find ways to override common sense, I suppose. Dinnertime can be particularly rough. The combination of a bad night’s sleep, a long physical day of looking afterContinue reading “Love in the time of child-rearing”