Health & Wellness / Maternal Heath Care / Relationships

Health care professionals: watch your language

I recently saw a new OB-GYN for the first time. Overall, I liked her a lot. She was no-nonsense, but seemed personable, and she knew her stuff. During our visit, we discussed permanent birth control for me. I can’t take hormonal birth control any more, and the other available options either have the potential for … Continue reading


Poem: “Sun stop 8:54”

  “When appearing and disappearing disappear, then this stillness is bliss.” – Mahaparinirvana-sutra   At that.   At now.  At then.   Standing still. This inclination. Time. To. Clouds hover    on the horizon.                      A man slides low past sunflowers. It is too hot to sweat. Heat sinks.  We stand. Standing .            Still. Standing in … Continue reading