May memes are some of the best of the year and here is one that sums up my month: Theresa May deliver Brexit. Then again, she May not. I was either going ‘I got this’ or ‘I give up’ all…

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‘I think I see a wee willy.’ said the midwife. ‘Congratulations! You are having a boy.’ A boy? My mind went blank. ‘Can you check again?’ Nizar leaned forward in his chair as though searching…

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As I walked out of Royal South Hants Hospital on the 6th of June, ten days past my due date, my eyes were moist with freshly wiped tears. The midwife had unsuccessfully attempted a membrane…

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  Planning a day trip to London used to be a regular bit of work for me. I was nipping in and out of the city on a weekly basis, working at Heathrow, spending weekends…

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Once upon a time, I used to love tucking a printed shirt into my favourite Topshop jeans. I could be seen straddling a cup of steaming Costa at Southampton Central, dashing to catch my train…

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