At What Cost?

Updated Friday a.m. I’m troubled. Sickened, actually. When did drugs/treatment intended for infertility become recreational options for people with children? This story gets weirder by the minute. You’ll find a great discussion taking place in the comments section… * * * * * Down south in Los Angeles, a team of doctors were involved in the headline grabbing delivery of […]

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Calling All Warriors

war·ri·or Pronunciation:ˈwȯr-yər, ˈwȯr-ē-ər, ˈwär-ē- also ˈwär-yər n. 1. One who is engaged in or experienced in battle. 2. One who is engaged aggressively or energetically in an activity, cause, or conflict You know who you are! You’ve been enmeshed in the infertility battle duking it out body and soul. Or, unlike the woman I wrote about in my last post, […]

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How Can Someone With a High IQ Be So Freakin’ DENSE?

There are few things more maddening than observing a highly intelligent person demonstrating absolutely zero common sense or sensitivity. There’s just no excuse. With so many brain cells to spare a few of them should be firing to signal: “Warning, WARNING…you are acting stone–cold crass, callous, obtuse, cretin-esque!!” (I could have used more profane, colorful descriptors but my mother raised […]

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Womanly In More Ways Than One

FYI: I’m updating this post with a poll since the Newsweek story (mentioned below) has had me wondering what you (infertile and fertile alike) really think. Since anonymous polls net more participation, here’s your chance to weigh in. Don’t be shy! If you were diagnosed infertile, would it affect your sense of womanliness? ( surveys)****** Survived my first very busy […]

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