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Meg Grant
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Mother to three, teacher to many, navigator of this beautifully chaotic life
Mother to three, teacher to many, navigator of this beautifully chaotic life

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Dinner
Dinner Over paper napkins, chipped china, and boxed pasta, my eight year old announces he spent thirty minutes huddled with classmates under his teacher’s desk, small, sweaty bodies squished together in fear of the unknown, “We have to practice, Mum.” My tw...
Dinner
Dinner
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Enough
Enough I wasted  hours days months years trying to be smart  pretty perfect enough for you. But then-- broken-- piecing myself  back together I realized I'll never be enough for you  but I'm enough  for me. 
Enough
Enough
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Needed Change...
Over the course of the past six months, I've spent a lot of time thinking about the blog and what exactly I wanted to put out there. Something was missing for me, which is why this space was stagnant for quite some time. And then one day, Facebook reminded ...
Needed Change...
Needed Change...
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Diamond freckles
 Diamond Freckles Across the bridge of her nose lie tiny ginger freckles, a
spotted rainbow arching over her cheeks. I used to count them, one by one, as
she sucked her toddler thumb. The years passed and the
speckled rainbow melted into the roundness of he...
Diamond freckles
Diamond freckles
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8 a.m. Shadows
8 a.m. Shadows Alone in the kitchen  tea in one hand anxiety and depression clutching the other. My hollowed out body leans against the oven into the silence and steam that surrounds me.  Morning light glides in blankets me  casting a shadow on the wall. Wi...
8 a.m. Shadows
8 a.m. Shadows
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Call for Submissions, Parts: A Maternal Dichotomy
C ALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: Parts: A Maternal Dichotomy Deadline: January 26, 2018 For more information contact: writingmothersworkshop@gmail.com Parts: A Maternal Dichotomy aims to explore how we see ourselves and our bodies. Does motherhood offer pride, shame,...
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Time Does Not Always Heal
Today is a local walk to prevent suicide in a nearby town. I should be there. I know I should. But, I also know that in this season of my life, I cannot be. Instead, I'm sitting in my writing space this morning, listening to Billie Holiday, drinking coffee,...
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Mommy to Mom
Published on The Ma Books August 2017            A few days ago,
my eldest daughter left her carefree childhood days behind to enter her
tumultuous teenage years. The tween years were trying. The endless eye rolls,
the heavy stomping, the slamming of doors,...
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Small Change, Big Difference
A while back, I was frustrated about my children complaining about something or other and felt they needed a little dose of humility. Now, more than ever, I think it is imperative that we all understand our privilege and how that privilege should not shield...
Small Change, Big Difference
Small Change, Big Difference
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Short Girl in a Long Coat
Plaid Coat and Eyelash Sweater:  Plum Consignment , Jeans: Joes, Shoes: Old Navy, Hat: Target
Short Girl in a Long Coat
Short Girl in a Long Coat
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