Blog Dangerous with Love

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Submitter Name: 
sixyearitch
Content Creator Name: 
Liz Henry
Blog Name (if applicable, N/A if not): 
The Six Year Itch
Category: 
Parenting
Description: 

"It's not everyday that I think about telling my daughter about my other daughter, but it feels like every day — every minute, actually — and I just can't do it. I can't wrap my head, even though my heart is there, around telling my eight year-old that she has a living, breathing 14 year-old sister. A half sister. A surrendered sister. A sister I gave birth to and then gave away because I was 15." Figruing out when is the right time to tell the truth as a mother and writer.

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