“Mommy, what’s that?” This week, my prosthesis had fallen out of my specialty bra and fallen into Arielle’s line of vision. **** Stay calm, I thought. I knew I’d eventually tell my daughter the truth about my having had breast cancer. I just didn’t think I’d have to peripherally broach the subject now when she was at the tender age of almost seven. Plus, I was pretty good … Continue reading the story "Pre-Mother’s Day Conversation"
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Welcome to the first installment of my Menagerie Mondays series. This is where I get a chance to be really creative (something I need to do more often) and share my work. For this first Monday posting, I'm sharing my sketch of Ari clinging onto my shoulder. We were at a party; she was about two and a half years old. If you look carefully in … Continue reading the story "Menagerie Mondays, Mother and Child Union"