#National Fertility Awareness Week

Poem 5: Longing The Brazilians have a wonderful word that encapsulates all the ethereal qualities of longing: saudade.  It is impossible to translate saudade into one single English word.  Rather it is a mixture of homesickness, sense of loss, remembering and the bittersweet nature of longing.  Waiting for the longed-for dream to come true can feel … More #National Fertility Awareness Week

#National Fertility Awareness Week

Poem 2 This poem describes how, whether you’re trying spontaneously or through treatment to conceive, your perception of time changes.  The month has bracketed times like ‘fertile days’, ‘the dreaded two-week-wait’, ‘test day’.  To others it might just be a Monday.  To those trying to conceive the day will have a very specific number assigned … More #National Fertility Awareness Week