You have to fill the empty nest…

Or it is really sad. When my youngest kid went to college a few years back, it felt so WEIRD to be home with just my husband. I didn’t know what to do with all the extra time. It was really hard. And sad. But I was so happy for my kids! It’s like a lot about motherhood/parenthood. A mixed bag.

It took me a while to catch on and start to enjoy the extra time, the way my husband and I could relax and not…

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Lynne Thompson

Lynne Thompson

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I always wrote (first poem at 6 years old). Tech writer by trade. I have a podcast The Storied Human: see my linktree — https://linktr.ee/StoriedHuman