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“He’s not an alien.”

You might not love your newborn child at first sight, and that’s okay

The love for your child is like nothing you have ever experienced before. It’s instantaneous and fuels deep inside you. As your newborn curls on your chest, you feel the beat of their heart so close to yours, you feel love like you never thought possible— unless that doesn’t happen.



Parenting is hard, entertaining and sometimes downright frustrating. Parents Pen is a space to corral those emotions: write to express, read to relate, and, ultimately, connect with other parents around the globe.

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Inspired by family; passionate about community. Doing what I can to make someone else's day a little brighter.