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On Weaning

May 27th, 2019 | by Kira Garcia

My son arrived via c-section after an astonishingly easy DIY queer conception and a much more complicated birth. He emerged


The Quiet on the Other Side

April 23rd, 2019 | by Hazel Kight Witham

The Quiet on the Other Side By Hazel Kight Witham The quiet stops when they call my name from the


Immaculate Assumptions: Food Babies I Have Carried

February 19th, 2019 | by Cheryl Klein

There was a guy I flirted with in English class, and I stayed awake at nights worrying maybe I was a dyke, but that was the extent of my sex life. If it was possible to be negative-pregnant, that was me


POEMS by KUO ZHANG

February 11th, 2019 | by Kuo Zhang

Pregnancy I have known the secret joy of pregnancy, clip-clop of heartbeats in duet, high-fives across the belly, a mini-stove


AREN AIZURA on CHESTFEEDING

January 30th, 2019 | by Aren Aizura

Chestfeeding. Autocorrect doesn’t know this word and changes it to chested. Chestfeeding was what my daughter Kit and I did


Scars: A Photo Essay

November 6th, 2018 | by Lyndsay Knowles

“What is that?” my son asks, his finger reaching out, pointing to a small stretch of skin above my belly


The Choice

October 25th, 2018 | by Desiree Cooper

“It was over. We looked up. Many smiled compassionately.”   “The Choice” is a powerful, thought-provoking look at a procedure



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