motherhood, reality check Ode to Naptime February 9, 2012 Scorned in childhood,Oft-maligned and put asideFeigned in college, aided by drink Or study sessions past the midnight hour Now in motherhood,Finally returning to my sensesAnd watching the clockTickTock DownTillNoon And if he sleeps,Then all is wellAnd sometimesI’ll sleepToo Previous Food for (political) thought Newer Valentine's day 4 Comments The Bookness February 10, 2012 at 8:05 am Reply Funny way of writing =) thebookness.com Cynthia February 15, 2012 at 5:27 pm Reply Jenny, I love this. One of these days…sleep will come, yes?A simple little ol’ wish for me too 🙂 Andrea February 22, 2012 at 5:00 am Reply Ah! Love this! Sometimes I’ll fake that I’m napping so my non-napping aged kids will leave me alone for a while.Shhhhhhh, Mom’s sleeeeeping….Hehe Thanks for posting your link on the FOCUS wives group! I’m a total blog junkie and can’t wait to read more of yours. And PS – your “about me” on the side there is excellent. 🙂 Jenny March 2, 2012 at 2:35 am Reply Andrea that is brilliant! (filing it away) Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.