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A letter to my many mothers

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I pull the sections of hair tighter, not so much as they hurt her thin little scalp but just enough that I can braid them together into a not-so-terrible-for-8am…
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About me

I'm mum to three little scamps aged 7, 6 and 3. My hobbies include over-reacting, second-guessing myself and counting down from 10. I enjoy trying to show my family as much of the world as I can manage in between school runs, holding down my job as a freelance writer and convincing my beloved to take time off work. But mostly, I just love to write.

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