Submitted by a 29-year-old woman. I was exactly 38 weeks pregnant when I lost my mucus plug. It had been a healthy pregnancy, but … More
Our Bodies, Our Stories
Personal stories and experiences have long been an essential part of “Our Bodies, Ourselves” publications. Read stories here and submit your own (submission form coming soon!).
Written by a 28-year-old woman. Friday, July 23rd through Sunday, July 25th, 2004. Friday night I was having some sporadic contractions. I timed … More
Submitted by a 19-year-old woman. Here is my version of what happened, and how I felt about it. I didn't leave anything out, … More
Way too excited to sleep on that frigid April morning, I snuggled my bloated belly up to my husband, Dave. Eighteen weeks pregnant, … More
Curious to learn what women were talking about I read The Vagina Monologues. I wasn't curious about the play. I was curious about vaginas. … More