Welcome, Lola! A Photo Essay

Mama called around three in the morning to tell me she was having short, frequent contractions – contractions surely too short to be accomplishing much. I encouraged her to drink a tall glass of water and hop into¬†an epsom salt bath, and see if they wouldn’t either lengthen or fade away. An hour later, Daddy[…]

A Song, and a Thousand Words

“A picture is worth a thousand words.” And so it is. Between my book and this blog, I’ve spent the last two years writing and writing and writing furiously¬†with a desire to bring you with me into the beautiful and bewitching world of birth at home. If only you could see… But today you can![…]