One of the murder shows I watched a few weeks ago was about a woman (naturally) who was killed by a man (of course) she was seeing. In an unusual twist in the murder show format, we were given a little bit of background into the killer.
We aren’t kangaroos—this internal pouch isn’t one we all feel instinctively compelled to fill.
We offer many protections to existing children going through the adoption process. It could be argued that potential children should be granted those same protections.
Isolation isn’t all bad all the time.
In my 20s, I used to practice defensive responses in the shower.
Instead of trying to prove why childfree people are not selfish, I will explain why people who decide not to have children, for whatever reason, are instead self-aware.
I decided to slowly open the doors to emotional availability again. As soon as the door was ajar, I felt overwhelmed.