That time I was mad at my newborn

By Sarah Rieke, Core Writer I laid my soundly sleeping three week old in his crib, turned the sound machine on, and covered him gently with a blanket. He had just been changed and fed and I anticipated him sleeping for the next couple of hours, and myself as well. Approximately two seconds after walking … [Read more…]

I thought I’d have to give up my dreams when I got pregnant in college…but I didn’t

By E. H. Uminn, Guest Writer One year away from graduating with my bachelor’s degree in English Literature and Secondary Education, something felt off.  I took a pregnancy test that came back negative.  Four days later I took another test: two pink lines. My husband and I looked at one another, excitement and terror reflecting … [Read more…]