Everyday Childfree
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Everyday Childfree

The Child-free Woman and Work

Design by Chiara Aliotta at Until Sunday

This is a sample chapter from my forthcoming book, I’d Rather Get a Cat and Save the Planet: Conversations with Child-free Women

I remember when I worked in an office, watching the endless stream of young girls follow the same formulaic path. First the engagement; showing off the ring, congratulations all round. Then the wedding; desk gets decorated, everyone goes on the hen night, congratulations all round

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The contentedly childfree life is the least observed, and the least discussed. These essays and observations are my humble attempt to change that.

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Nina Jervis

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