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Fresh New Cycle and Fertility Clinic Frustrations

So yesterday I started my first period since the D&C. It took 26 days for it to begin, and so far it’s been pain-free.

Yesterday the bleeding was light, and today it has been heavy but without cramping. 553 more words


Bookworm Pt. I

As a child there were some books, movies, and shows that I would watch or read over and over again until it got on everyone’s last nerve. 88 more words


For Alison, With Love and Genius

by Mo*

Anyone with literary inclinations awaits the announcements of the MacArthur Genius Awards each year with much excitement and a little envy. Who, in a moment of assessing one’s own “genius,” hasn’t mentally paid off their student loans and bought new shoes and a modest three-bedroom home with their imaginary MacArthur grant? 380 more words