‘TIS THE SEASON TO BE TERRIFIED

‘TIS THE SEASON TO BE TERRIFIED

No one told me being pregnant would be so scary. Terrifying, actually. I should be used to the the fear, right?  After all, there were a lot of scary moments that accompanied infertility Will I ever have a baby? Will we be able to afford all these treatments? Will my...

REASON TO LEAP

The locusts are singing their song again, reminding us all that summer is coming to an end. And with the end of summer comes change and challenge. 118 names to learn. Papers to grade. Kids to inspire. And of course, the return of the alarm clock. It’s been off for...

HEY, JEALOUSY

The thing about infertility is that you can’t escape from it. It’s always there. Sure, there are moments I forget about it, a few precious minutes when I am too happy or preoccupied to remember that my body doesn’t work right. But they’re just moments. Not days, not...
AN OPEN LETTER TO HOSPITAL ADMINISTRATORS

AN OPEN LETTER TO HOSPITAL ADMINISTRATORS

Dear Hospital Administrator, Congratulations! You are not infertile. Relax,  I didn’t hack into your medical records. I didn’t need to. In fact, I don’t even know your name or your gender. All that was required for me to make this diagnosis is a quick drive around...