Spilled Milk & Sunsets


NIKKI F. THOMPSON
anxiety, Faith, pregnancy and parenting

Something we are good at. . .and shouldn’t be


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Each time I’ve been about to give birth something happens. My must-do-it-all-right-or-else streak rises like a hungry tiger. My mind whirs with pictures revolving around situations and scenarios where I will potentially fail–feeding, child wrangling, coping, ┬árelating to my husband, relating to anyone, washing my hair, sleeping….. It’s been an interesting weekend. It ended well,

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anxiety, Faith

MY WEAK = HIS STRONG


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‘I’m looking for a still alpine lake somewhere far off- a lake still enough to sit and stare without fear and deep enough to understand that it’s all too much to ever understand’ (from ‘Atlas) These lines come from a poem called ‘Atlas’ written by my brother Greg over fifteen years ago now. For more

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