Episode 7: Catalogue Baby Part 2

Our first update episode! Sarah checks in on Myriam Steinberg, a writer based in Vancouver, BC. Myriam's in her forties and she's been trying to have a baby on her own for the last five years. She’s documenting her experience in a graphic novel called Catalogue Baby. Myriam reveals some surprising news!

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Episode 5: Devotion

In small-town Connecticut in the late 1970s, Carol Egan got pregnant—quite unexpectedly—at 18. In this episode Carol describes her experience being sent away to a home for unwed mothers to give birth, being forced to give up her child and fighting to get him back, and raising her son as a young single mother.

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Episode 1: Catalogue Baby

Myriam Steinberg is a writer based in Vancouver, BC. Myriam's in her forties and she's been trying to have a baby on her own for the last five years. She’s documenting her experience in a graphic novel called Catalogue Baby. Sarah talks to Myriam about the decision to conceive a child as a single woman in her forties, and what it's been like for her.

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Episode 0: I'll never be somebody's mother

I always imagined that I’d have children of my own. But, you know, maybe someday. Now, at 37, I’m in a relationship with someone who already has a kid and doesn't want more. So I have to decide what I want: stay in the relationship (and develop a bond with someone else's kid), or leave to have a baby of my own.

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