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Author: Muyoka Mwarabu

Muyoka Mwarabu lives in Vancouver with her daughter, Ajuna. She works in B2B sales and writes after bedtime.

“You have to get back on the bike as quickly as possible," I told my daughter. "You can’t stay down.” I wondered if I had been following my own advice.

“$20? I want $100!” It was my daughter Ajuna’s 7th birthday party. My sister had graciously given her cash, and here my daughter was, in front of our friends and family, requesting more. I was embarrassed, but more than that, I was concerned