Browsing the "birth stories" Tag

Coming Up For Air

September 20th, 2021 | by Joanne Gallant

In our weeks spent in NICU, our son’s brain forgets to send his body the message to breathe


Count

June 29th, 2021 | by Rachel Parsons

I’m so tired, I say. When do I get to stop? When the baby comes, the doula said


Holding Breath

April 30th, 2019 | by Shannon Brescher Shea

Lying on a hospital examination table, shivering despite the thin blanket draped over me, I stared at the ceiling and


Release

December 18th, 2018 | by Lenore Eklund

Once there was a woman who was a maker and a man who was a baker. The woman would make


Beds

August 16th, 2018 | by Marianna Marlowe

1 She falls back on the bed, spreading her legs. She is still fully clothed, as is he. He fumbles at



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