It was 11:30 last Friday night. My phone signaled me that a text had been received; I noted it was from Amy, my co-worker. She said she had just discovered that she was pregnant. I was not surprised, we’d been discussing the possibility at work earlier in the day.
So, yet another young life begins in the womb of a single mom. Though I don’t have an exact count, I think it’s safe to say that 80% of the women I work with are single moms, most never having been married.
It took me back to another crisis pregnancy, eighteen years ago. Read More »