Being Pregnant Sucks

Being pregnant sucks
At 4 weeks
my friend's mother told my dad
before we could. 
At 10 weeks
my belly button
became visible. 
At 21 weeks
I experienced stretch marks
and sharp spots
of pain. 

At 28 weeks
my sister is glowing

Amanda Hansen

Amanda B Hansen is a writer & poet who currently resides in Omaha, NE. 
She is a recent graduate of the University of Nebraska at Omaha. She holds a Bachelor's in General Studies. Her certifications include English, Music, & Creative Writing. 

Amanda currently splits her time being a full-time Customer Service Adviser at her local Walgreen's, and being an Editor/Social Media/Writing Contributor for Fine Lines Journal in Omaha.