Letters To A Dancing Star – Trophies and Milestones

Introduction

Age: 5 to 7 Months

Numbers have never meant so much. We measure, we calculate, we track – our celebrations and despair have become entirely numeric. Continue reading

Letters To A Dancing Star – Listen To Your Heart, Always

Introduction

Date: March 1, 2011

Age: 9 Months

You sleep on your back without a care. We call it “wild abandon”. The blanket has been thrown off to the side, your hands are above your shoulders and your bow-shaped lips have a perpetual half-smile. I place my hand on your tiny chest and feel the vibration travel up through my wrist, clenching my heart with a vise-like grip. Your heart beats almost twice as fast as mine – twice as happy, twice as energetic, twice as important. It is soft and gentle, but imperative. Continue reading

Letters to a Dancing Star – 3 days, More Questions, Few Answers, Infinite Emotions

Introduction

Date: Aug 30th, 2010

Age:3-6 months

 

The thing that makes me feel most helpless these days is my inability to read your mind.

Do you like certain colors more?

Do you have a favorite corner in the house where you are most comfortable? Continue reading

Letters to a Dancing Star – Let’s Start At The Beginning

Date: Aug 24, 2010:

Age: 12 Weeks

You are 12 weeks old – already! You have changed so much…I have to keep looking at your photos to remember what you looked like when you were born.

Everyday with you is Continue reading