Monthly Archives: November 2011

My mum went to Evanston hospital and all she brought home was…

A grey nylon holdall. A North Shore logo drinking cup. A large pack of newborn Pampers. Three packs of maternity towels. A pair of mesh knickers. A pair of beige socks with treads on the bottom (which I may have … Continue reading

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The birth: a photostory

I hated being pregnant. ┬áSo much so that as my due date approached I reminded myself constantly that, on average, a first time white mother goes 8 days over 40 weeks, and so there was no point getting too excited … Continue reading

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