Not a Baby Person

Photo Courtesy of: Colleen Tirtirian

Content Guidance: This story briefly references infertility, pregnancy loss

I have a confession: I envy mothers who enjoy infants.

Yes. That’s correct. I am not a baby person. Yet, here I am . . . with twins.

Babies, however cute others may think they are, fall into a range of looks to me: anywhere from shriveled raisins to blobby little aliens. This is not to say that infants are…



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Colleen T.

Colleen T.

Writer of nonfiction & narrative. Lover of language and creative endeavors. Mother of twins.