Published on January 15th, 2015 |
by Rachel Masilamani
SPONTANEOUS, INEVITABLE, HABITUAL: A Comic by Rachel Masilamani
I’m always falling into that common trap where I think that I can will things into being. But if we believe the mind controls the body, then which one should suffer when something goes wrong?
“Spontaneous, Inevitable, Habitual” is the third chapter in NON PARTUM, a story which will continue in serial installments on MUTHA. Read the first chapters here and here. And the next chapter: here.
Tags: baby dreaming, chemical pregnancy, comic, Comics, Dreams, film, indie comics, Leave Her to Heaven, loss, marriage, miscarriage, Non Partum, NONPARTUM, pregnancy, pregnancy loss, Rachel Masilamani, trying to conceive, ttc
About the Author
Rachel Masilamani is a cartoonist and librarian in Pittsburgh. She teaches and lectures about reading, writing and drawing comics to groups of all ages. Rachel’s work has appeared in literary and comics anthologies online and in print, including The Indiana Review, Aster(ix), PEN International and the Los Angeles Review of Books. She is expanding her work here at Mutha Magazine into a graphic memoir about pregnancy and mothering her son.