How was I going to raise a child? Because I had never felt the maternal urge, I felt lost, overwhelmed, and ill-prepared.
Like many other pregnant women, I don't enjoy listening to all of the unsolicited comments about my changing and growing body.
“Fight or flight” is commonly known but that space in between is rarely discussed.
Every cell in my body wants to be pregnant, biology overriding the thought of sleepless nights, foul diapers, and no freedom.
By Sara Farmer. Your sister died unexpectedly and I suddenly found myself desperate for another baby immediately.
By Vicki Lesage. Keeping my butt glued to the couch for three months straight would be really hard.
By Sonia Greenfield. Is it possible that the proximity to the Amalfitano Bakery, a real gem of authenticity, influenced my decision to buy the house we now live in?
By Kristen Levithan. There are many ways in which having difficult pregnancies was the perfect preparation for the much harder work that came afterward.