Human Parts
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Human Parts

THIS IS US

The Adjusted Age of Parenthood in a Pandemic

On loving your child and losing yourself

All photos courtesy of the author

In March 2020, my son was born three weeks early in a Brooklyn hospital just as news reporters started to flood New Rochelle and the CDC debated the merits of masking. We didn’t know it at the time, but those extra three weeks meant that we could enjoy his birth unmasked, as a…

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Tiina Treasure, LCSW

Tiina Treasure, LCSW

Therapist/Writer in Brooklyn. Helping creative types get through life’s murkier moments @ tiinatreasure.com

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