After having a baby, the writer took a crash course in asexuality when she discovered that she didn’t want to get down anymore. With anyone. Including herself. And she’s OK with that—for now.
Ruth Fowler's family was catapulted to internet fame after she live-tweeted her home birth. But when her marriage fell apart, all of her new mom friends couldn't flee fast enough.
Raised among a privileged class, the writer wore her single-parenting status as a badge of honor. One that led her down a very different path from nearly everyone in her life.