How monkey mama does it

When I market-tested this chapter, some readers assumed it was about birth. It’s not. It’s about birth. It’s about what has happened when women have had babies since time immemorial. I gave it a historical setting because it’s a primal creation myth: it’s the story of a maiden, a mother and a crone. Oh, and I also wanted to be able to draw women with hairy fannies without it being a political statement.

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4 Comments on “How monkey mama does it”

  1. Wow, fabulous and amazing words and illustrations – i feel exhausted reaching the bottom of the page!!!

    phew!

    Just discovered you through twitter – love your work 🙂

    best wishes

    katie

  2. This year, MHI has created a Mama Baby Task Force to address disparities in perinatal mortality facing women of color. While our scope

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