Sharon Alger
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Sharon Alger

My Body’s the Weapon; My Daughter’s the Target

COVID has reduced us to physical adversaries

Image created on Canva by the author

In 1999, my partner and I decided to have a baby. I bought books on pre-conception, to create the most conducive environment in my body to house you. I took all the right vitamins, and ate lamb instead of other red meats, as directed. I can’t even remember why that mattered now, but I wanted you, so I did it.

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Sharon Alger

Sharon Alger

I’m an Aussie mother, carer, dog-lover and feminist. I write about feminism, humor, opinion pieces, and whatever else I feel like.