Rose

Long stemmed and pink, Perfect, With petals like kisses which make you blush – So deep and tender and full – You look away embarrassed As if caught prying into something private, Intimate. So many folds and twists are Enticing, Soft velvet touch – Comforting As though she has a maternal instinct To shelter and…

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Baby-Weight Will Wait.

I had a mini realisation today. I always struggle to manage my weight (and subsequently a healthy sense of my own body image) in the year or so after having my babies. I know – revelatory right?! (Quietly face-palms at own genius.) But it’s true. Like many women, I still wrestle with my feelings towards…

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