Dearest Sprout: Your Daddy has started to call you Little Bit, a name we used to call you before Groot came into our lives. Forgive me if I change your name from here on out. I want Daddy to be comfortable with what we call you until you have your forever name. The calendar says … Continue reading Letters to the Editor, part IV.
Dearest Sprout, I wrote to you last week as if you were a fact, but right now- just yet, you're not. All that I said about how we're trying to make you come to life, that's all real and happening- but today you're still just a hope. Hope is a powerful thing. It's been my … Continue reading Letters to the editor, part II.
Dearest Sprout, It's incredibly difficult for me to write you this letter today, simply because you don't yet exist anywhere but my deepest hope; but Mommy and Daddy met with a very nice lady on Friday and she asked us to start telling you your story, even now. She called it "practice." So my little … Continue reading Letters to the editor, part I.
Partner and I like to have long-running, punny, jokes in our life. Maybe "joke" isn't the right word but, we tend to use alternate terminology to make light of tough things. MaybeBaby's genetics has been no different. At first, I just called MaybeBaby HOPE. Partner, being a bit nerdy, started referring to it as "Li'l Bit" … Continue reading He is Groot.