#TBT: Defeated. Renewed.

I am having a good week clinically, but for some reason just the sight of the snow in downtown Chicago recently brought this post to mind. I have also been reminded that the smallest detail can bring up a memory that I had no idea was so big. So, here’s to the big and small memories […]

Music Monday: Common and John Legend, Glory

Golden Globe winner, best original song for the movie ‘Selma.’ “That’s why Rosa sat on the bus That’s why we walk through Ferguson with our hands up When it go down we woman and man up They say, “Stay down” and we stand up Shots, we on the ground, the camera panned up King pointed […]


#TBT: 12 Ways To Be a Feminist Healthcare Provider

I have written and re-written a post on ways to be a feminist patient – it is forthcoming! In the meantime, here is a reminder of where all providers can start with providing humanistic care. … 12 Ways To Be a Feminist Healthcare Provider “I write for those women who do not  speak, for those […]

Music Monday – College Humor, Sexually Enlightened R&B Song

Y’all, I know it’s not Monday. But in my time warped world of work and endless tasks, it still is. And, regardless, you need this video in your life. Happy hump day! Excerpt: “GIRL! I didn’t know you’re on the pill!  Taking control of your body, I admire that for real. I wish that I […]

More Posts from this Category



Feminist Midwife Website Up and Running!

You may have noticed a bit of a hiatus from posts on this site. That is because somehow the site was hacked and infected, all over the place. An awesome FM reader’s partner jumped in to save the day, and now everything is CLEAN and ready for lots more writing! Yahoo!!! Big shout out to […]


this moment

 . . . . . . . . {this moment} – A Friday ritual. A single photo – no words – capturing a moment from the day, week, or year. Would love to see a photo capturing something memorable from your week!

More Posts from this Category