Planning A Hypothetical Abortion

So there I was, my eighteen-week-old baby sitting on my knee, talking to my doctor about having a termination.

New Show Recap

New Show Recap: The New Normal, 1.13, “The Goldie Rush”

This week we tackle family planning, bullying, and Matt Bomer. Well, mostly Matt Bomer. My fingers are crossed that he becomes a recurring character. 


The Echo And The Call: Pregnancy, Career, And Projection

Q. “I’m 29, just completing my candidacy requirements and research for my PhD, in a fantastic and stable relationship, and recently my uterus has begun to demand a baby. On the one hand, if I’m going to be writing my dissertation for the next year+ anyway (starting next summer/fall), why not do it with baby? […]


Gains and Losses: The Newest Assault On Birth Control

“All these years I’ve stayed at home, while you had all your fun. And every year that’s gone by, another baby’s come. There’s a gonna be some changes made, right here on nursery hill. You’ve set this chicken your last time, ’cause now I’ve got the Pill.” – Loretta Lynn, “The Pill”