Pregnancy is a special time. So special, in fact, that everyone has something to say about it, whether they’ve actually experienced this special time themselves or not. Indeed, the most curious thing about preggo-spectators is that whether they’ve been pregnant, plan on becoming pregnant, have never been pregnant or can never become pregnant, they will all still offend, scare, and judge the pregnant women in their midst to no end. I prefer to give most of them the benefit of the doubt; they might not realize that pregnant women like myself are offended, annoyed, and bored, even. That we just don’t care what society—or you, yes, you—have to say about pregnancy.
Read Ash's full article that's in this week's issue of the Anchorage Press.