Have Milk, Will Travel: Comic Adventures in Breastfeeding
Calling all nursing mother-writers: Have you ever sprayed milk across
the room at a particularly inopportune moment? Wrangled a nursing
toddler in a sticky situation? Traveled across the globe, or even
across town, with a nursing babe and surprising results? Do you fancy
yourself somewhat of a comedienne and have you lost all modesty
through years of pregnancy and nursing?
Share your stories!
Please send your real-life stories (short or long, 500-2000 words) by
September 1, 2010 to:
Rachel Epp Buller, firstname.lastname@example.org
Subject line: comic nursing stories
Please include a 50-word bio along with your story
Amy Stockwell Mercer is a freelance writer living in Charleston, SC with her husband and three sons. An MFA graduate in Creative Writing from Queens University, she writes about art and artist profiles for Charleston Magazine, The City Paper, Charleston Art Mag, and Art Papers. Amy also writes about living with chronic illness, and is finishing a book about women with diabetes for Demos Health. When she needs to get out of her own head, she teaches college students how to write the 5 paragraph essay. You can read more of her writing at her website.
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