The Partnered Pen
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The Partnered Pen

The Desire For Children Is A Biological Urge, But Does It Make Sense?

Photo by Liane Metzler on Unsplash

At a very young age, I knew I did not want children.

And I wasn’t shy about sharing my feelings.

No one believed me. I grew up in Pakistan; wise older women advised me that it wasn’t my choice. Being a mother was a woman’s destiny. It formed the cornerstone of a healthy marriage. It was…

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HS Burney

HS Burney

Currently writing about whatever strikes my fancy whenever