How Duality Harms the Birthing Community

Each and every one of us has been born. And many of us will give birth ourselves. Birth is a human experience that touches us all, and there are common threads in birth that tie us all together. However, the birth experience, just like the human experience, can vary...

My First Births

My work with birthing women began unexpectedly, shockingly, and beautifully. I’d like to share with you the stories of the very first two births that I attended. I was working as a translator for my mom (a labor and delivery nurse), on a birth floor in a very...