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Sunday, June 21, 2020
Love in the time of corona #4
Well, we are still here. The days drag on though I have more things to do than ever. I am now making face masks by the dozen. A friend has j...
Tuesday, May 5, 2020
The Tattooed Lady
I am going to veer off from my usual topics here and post a very personal story that I want to share. The Tattooed Lady or We Are S...
Monday, March 30, 2020
Love in the time of Corona#3 3/30/2020 Confessions or what people tell me as a midwife
Love in the time of Corona 3/30/2020 #3 What people tell me We are part of an elite group; people whom other people think they can unload...
new 3/24 Love in the Time of Corona
Laboring Alone: from the link https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/24/parenting/coronavirus-labor-birth.html Hospitals Bar Partners Becau...
Love in the Time of Corona #2
Friday night It is amazing what other people resort to in these times. One friend finished a novel. Another writes poems. I write because (...
Tuesday, March 24, 2020
Love in the Time of Corona #1
Love in the Time of Corona* *a take-off from the book Love in the Time of Cholera ( Spanish : El amor en los tiem/podcasts/pos del cóle...
Saturday, February 1, 2020
writers' block and a recent birth study - how do the two jive?
I wonder ... and brain freeze. I am part of a wonderful women writers' group. About ten of us, give or take a few, meet every month...
The Pope names 2020 the year of the midwife (and doula - ss)
Pope: Midwives might have the most noble of all professions OSSERVATORE ROMANO | AFP Kathleen N. Hattrup | Jan 21, 2020 Francis ...
Wednesday, October 16, 2019
Rewriting the Bucket List
Rewriting the Bucket List It is way overdue. Seventeen years later and it is definitely time. When I turned 50 my mother no longer knew...
Saturday, August 10, 2019
The 2019 Birth Conference in Romania
excerpts from my talk in July in Romania Since the 1990s, C-sections have more than tripled globally. C-sections now outnumber vaginal ...
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