Pondering Motherhood at 44: Am I Insane?

Forever, I have been a child ... or at least felt like one. Though I function in the real world -- taxes, 401(k), jobs -- I basically do whatever I want.  Committed to nothing and beholden to no one, I own no property, have no debt and have never needed a lawyer. Let me tell you, sisters, it's been divine. A friend once told me that I "pass for normal" while another claims I was born with "a golden horseshoe" up my ass. So why disrupt my quiet Queendom and tackle motherhood at 44? Am I crazy? Naive? Drunk from luxurious sleep? ...more

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