Thrilled that my short essay about parenting after infertility was shared on RESOLVE’s blog today as part of the NIAW 2020 campaign!
Here’s an excerpt:
Normal parents are our well-meaning friends and families, the people who effortlessly procreate and are able celebrate others’ joyful pregnancy and birth announcements. Normal parents are the strangers in the store whose innocent question about your baby’s red hair quietly reminds you that you couldn’t pass on your own DNA. Normal parents are the fertile population that doesn’t understand that having a baby cures childlessness—but not infertility.
Check it out on the RESOLVE blog!