is a region of repetitive nucleotide sequences
is a repetitive sequence
at each end of a chromosome,
at each end,
which protects the end of the chromosome
which protects some
from deterioration or from fusion
with neighbouring chromosomes.
when it’s time to go,
“I before you, except after she.”
I’ll miss you.
Having a child is one of the greatest gifts a person could ever receive. It is a profound and amazing way of experiencing love, trust and sleep deprivation.
I wrote this poem thinking of the two little monsters at home; and how weak, fallible and mortal they make me feel.