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Writing about pregnancy is often overly political or interesting only to people who know the pregnant person personally. Occasionally a piece comes along that is able to personalize all the political issues and make you wish you knew the writer personally. Martha Bayne (of Soup & Bread fame) has written a piece just like that.

 
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