Motherhood At 40 Made Me Feel Younger

Motherhood At 40 Made Me Feel Younger

  Walking in, I see a group of women and preschool-aged children sitting, standing, talking, and playing. I notice the ages of the mothers immediately and realize I stand out. I smile… Moms are enjoying grown-up talk while the kids play. Topics include that...
A Baby With Bells And Whistles

A Baby With Bells And Whistles

  I remember looking up at Ruth, the OB nurse, hovering with me over our laboring patient one early morning and thinking, “I don’t think I can do this.” The patient was a 25 year-old heroin addict in the process of precipitously birthing a “healthy” baby girl....