you are the advice columnist
I am really upset about how this is playing out, particularly my husband's insistence that this is all no big deal.
getting pregnant with michelle tea
“So, like, you could make sperm from my stem cells?” I ask Maria. “Like, I could make sperm? And fertilize Dashiell’s egg?"
getting pregnant with michelle tea
Donor kids suffer from a higher rate of depression, addiction and crime, regardless of the economic standing of their family.
childbirth
I’m not positive, but I think that trying to get yourself knocked up is considered private business in the mainstream heterosexual universe, like money.
insemination
My period comes and now it’s a tragic thing, when it comes people say "I’m sorry" -- which on the one hand feels like a bit of justice. But now of course my period signifies dashed hopes.
childbirth
With a donor on lock and my bowl-bearer set, I am really sweating it hard with Dashiell. I’m looking for the perfect moment between Whoa, TMI! and Why didn’t you tell me this earlier?