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Divine Feminine, Divine Curse

Sweet Body, Sweet Breasts — Why Have You Forsaken Me?

Failed birth. Failed breastfeeding. Failed female body.

A pregnant woman doing prenatal yoga, concerned about weight gain in pregnancy.
“With” Photo by Brooke Kochel RN

Cow Pose

My full breasts throbbed as I lay flat on my stomach for the first time in nine months. Facedown, I readied myself for Upward Facing Dog. Although with milk seeping…

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Brooke Kochel RN

Brooke Kochel RN

Mama, Midwife, Shamanista: Just a gypsy soul learning to grow roots. Featured & Tweeted by Medium. Words in Better Humans, An Injustice & The Pink.

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