Postpartum depression (or, hey, let’s do some oversharing!)

I wanted to start this post off with something very dramatic like, when Theo was six weeks old, I was contemplating suicide. That has a nice ring to it, doesn’t it? Edgy, yet thoughtful. The problem is, it would be a lie – when Theo was six weeks old, I’d gone way past contemplation and was firmly into planning territory. It’s just that “planning” doesn’t have quite the same panache as “contemplating”, you know?...more
I'm going through this right now.  The meds they put me on aren't the right ones so I'm calling ... more