Author: Joanna H.

Childlessness is not what defines me

‘It takes a village to a raise a child.’ – African Proverb I think a lot of kids grow up playing house and dreaming that someday they will have children of their own.  As a child, I believed the same.  The oldest of eight children, I grew up in a religion that is very family oriented. When people asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up, I, of course, said a mom. In 1999, I ma...