Writings

 
 
Medium

 

On Fatherhood & Family in a Cross-Generational Household

MEDIUM | JUNE 16, 2018

"There is a point in life and a cross-generational home like ours, when the child becomes the parent and protector. There doesn’t seem to be a word for this phenomena, not really, not one that expresses fully the intricacies and intimacies of this role change. I’ve been trying to come up with one; you’d think living in it I’d be able to put a name to it, but I’m at a loss. Nothing seems to fully convey and honour the complexities of this dynamic… a changing of the guard, so to speak, that is acquiesced to and undesired."

 
The Art of Infertility

 

On Waiting

THE ART OF INFERTILITY | February 19, 2018

"I met the love of my life at 37—well past the age most doctors want you to be when trying to have your first baby. When our own attempts at having a baby culminated in multiple miscarriages, and countless failed pregnancy tests, we spoke with my ob-gyn and moved into the seemingly frightening world of fertility treatments."