My Body’s the Weapon; My Daughter’s the Target
COVID has reduced us to physical adversaries
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.