Thank you to all of my tattooed parents and parents to be.
You: Hello, buns. How are you?
Your buns: I’m great, thanks for asking. Hey, haven’t we met before?
You: I think so, but it’s been a long time.
“When my partner and my midwife were busy, a Doula would have reminded me to focus and regain control. She would have explained to me that my labor was moving quickly and that I would be finished soon. She would have held my hand when I was frantically reaching out for connection.”