Posts for childbirth


Babyhood October 20, 2017

“Ouch, Mama. I hurt. Kiss it?” My thoughts are interrupted by glassy tearful eyes and pouting lips. For the past…

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Babyhood September 18, 2017

It was the only voice I’d ever heard tiny hiccups of sound, the first note followed by a vibrato of…

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General/Column July 3, 2017

We are the midwives, see the wisdom in our eyes, strength in grace, in hands willingly, skilfully placed. We are…

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An Interesting Event

General/Column June 30, 2017

An explosion in my flesh. I writhe in pain, splashing in an inflatable tub in my living room. “Shit!” My…

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