Tag Archives: niece

The Bottom Step

She sits at the bottom step. It’s her thing now, Ever since she learned how to sit Without having to hold on to something. She sits, she waits, she talks (Mostly to herself, Sometimes to whoever’s around.) She stands up, … Continue reading

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Nothing Like It

There’s nothing like waking to a screaming baby, The same one who says your name with delight, Or crawls over to you to speak some gibberish, Or who sits in your lap to break wind,  mid-play. Your whole body springs … Continue reading

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