the smell of my desperation has become a stench

Abstract Earth

I’m not sure where we were when I snapped this shot, maybe the very eastern tip of California, or maybe it was Nevada. Could have been Utah. But as Marlo slept on Jon’s shoulder I played a few games of Solitaire on my iPhone and admired the scenery below. I cannot get over what a great traveler that kid was. We kept waiting for the screaming to end all screaming, and it just never happened. She just smiled and slept. I HAD NO IDEA BABIES COULD BE LIKE THIS.

Heather B. Armstrong

Hi. I’m Heather B. Armstrong, and this used to be called mommy blogging. But then they started calling it Influencer Marketing: hashtag ad, hashtag sponsored, hashtag you know you want me to slap your product on my kid and exploit her for millions and millions of dollars. That’s how this shit works. Now? Well… sit back, buckle up, and enjoy the ride.

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