Monthly Archives: November 2009

Labour is all about the delivery (and making tea)

“ILY?” I typed into my cellphone and hit send. I’d been SMSing these three letters to the Shrink every 15 minutes since the day she was due to give birth to our daughter. The letters are shorthand for In Labour … Continue reading

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Power (naps) to the fathers

I take a step. I wipe my red eyes. I drag my foot forward. I take another step. Marcus looks at me knowingly. “How long haven’t you slept for?” he asks. I look at my watch. “About 11 months.” I … Continue reading

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