Browsing the "postpartum" Tag

Postpartum Dream Sequence

November 5th, 2020 | by Becky Kling

I am surprisingly unashamed I gave birth to an insect, though I am still trying to figure out why my belly got so big for him


Ginny Wiehardt on KNIFE SKILLS

October 23rd, 2020 | by Ginny Wiehardt

‘Knife Skills’(After a BBC documentary on postpartum OCD) They gleamed at her from kitchen drawers, reflecting the self she feared,


Who Needs the Diagnosis?

September 19th, 2019 | by Jericho Vincent

1 in 7 mothers experiences postpartum depression. And yet, naming it still makes me uneasy. Women used to be given the diagnosis of "Hysteria" if their minds or bodies rebelled.


THROUGH THE WINDOW

June 30th, 2014 | by Jess D. Taylor

On our daughter’s second night outside of the womb, I sat crying as I watched my husband squeeze an eyedropper



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