New Mom: A.K.A. Cave Woman

I said it wouldn’t happen — that I would be that mom who struggled to take a shower.

I aspired to be that mom who still put on her face: eyebrows at the very least.

I am only now wondering how superficial I used to be or was I just a victim of a childless adult?

I sit here writing this short tale as I pump to ensure my little one has enough to eat at night or else I…