A Midwive's Tale.

what is midwifery

We meet - the three of you, one of me and one baby on its journey earthside.

It's calm, it's quiet, it's brightly lit.
The lights go out, it's time to create a birth space for you to relax and open.
Your waves are coming in slow and steady.
You deep breathe through with well-controlled breaths.
Your tens machine is doing its job.
I work slowly around you trying to hide you from the fast paced hospital just outside the door.

I know at any moment that knock on the door will come.
How far along?

Is sh…

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