The Things That Make Us Want To Be A Better Person

A poem

Megan Minutillo

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Photo by Ecaterina MD on Unsplash

My son, when he wants me to read him five books before bedtime / and when he smiles at me when I come to get him after he’s woken up from a nap / The neighbor who always stops to ask me how I’m doing / and leaves a box of Christmas cookies on our doorstep / The waiter who brings my little guy a coloring book and an entire box of crayons / just so my husband and I can…

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Megan Minutillo

Essayist, poet, and theatre producer. I write stories about self-awareness, IVF, and finding your footing in life’s messy moments. Instagram: @meganminutillo.