One Million Thumbprints

I cried myself to sleep last night; it’s been a long time since I’ve done that. Embraced by the power of storytelling; these tears came after reading the reality of war related violence against an Iraqi woman named Amena, which I’ll share below. When I hear about Middle-Eastern violence, or African wars, or sex slavery […]

The Great Healthcare Chasm

My Story: During my third pregnancy, I had to move to a different state when I was 32 weeks along.  I showed up at my first appointment with my new midwife group, empowered and knowledgeable, with reasonable questions and a clear sense of how I wanted to approach the rest of my maternity care.  The […]