We need to make it truly okay for women to opt out of having kids. We pretend it’s okay today, but if it were, all my child-less friends wouldn’t get asked about it all the damn time and I don’t really think I’d be reading so many essays defending the choice to — gasp! — be a woman and not have children. Seriously. There are so. many. essays.
Having It All Kinda Sucks

I’ve repeatedly told family members we can’t have kids because they constantly have asked when we’re having them. Seriously, why do we even have to have a reason not to have kids?

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