Orit Wittenberg is a freelance writer, editor, artist, and mom. When she's not busy creating meaningful content to help people live better, "realer" lives, you'll find her chasing after her three young boys, or playing piano, or painting, or trying to paint her three young boys as they chase her around the piano.
If you know someone who is going through a high-risk pregnancy, you want to be helpful. Really, you do. It’s just that, if you’ve never been there yourself, it can be tough to find the right…thing to say. Offering assurance feels phony — offensive, even — yet saying nothing feels even worse. Yes, it’s true the wrong words or gestures really can cause damage, as I experienced first-hand during my own two high-risk pregnancies. But the good news is that the right words can provide immense comfort and healing, so here’s… >> Read More