Emotional · Singledom

We Read to Know We’re Not Alone

Today’s blog post begins with a confession. My name is One Single Mama, and sometimes I read books. I know, I know. I can see you all loading your various weapons and training them in my direction. Books? What the hell do you think you’re playing at, reading? Dear God, woman, don’t you know how odd… Continue reading We Read to Know We’re Not Alone

Emotional · Parenting · Singledom

I celebrate myself, and sing myself

One of my favourite writers is Walt Whitman, the modern American poet, and he wrote an incredible long poem called “Song of Myself”. While I’ve always liked the style of his writing, I always found this to be a bit self-indulgent. It begins with the line which forms the title of this post: “I celebrate… Continue reading I celebrate myself, and sing myself