Wednesday, December 31st, 2008

My Mirena Experience (birth control)

Mirena is an estrogen-free intrauterine contraceptive that delivers small amounts of hormone directly to the uterus. It can be in place for up to 5 years which for me is perfect. My family is complete (at least as far as my uterus is concerned), but I don’t want us to make any permanent decisions for [...]

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Thursday, September 25th, 2008

Do you know your doctor’s religious views?

Should it matter? No! Act Today to Protect Women’s Access to Health Care! Today is the last day for comments on the Health and Human Services regulations that could seriously undermine access to basic reproductive health services. Because of the financial issues of the day I’m very concerned this will pass causing women to be [...]

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Monday, January 3rd, 2005

Do they have a choice?

I don’t claim to be a writer – that’s my sister, but here’s a poem I’ve been working on recently: One woman calls it hope, another fear, another ruin. Terror, entrapment. Love, late, misfortune, accident. Wonder, beauty, testament, will. Unexpected; expected. Fortune, misfortune, future. Many feelings, many reasons, many situations. What next they ponder? Do [...]

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