Author: Teri Adamson

The New Birth Certificate – Birth of a New Age

The New Birth Certificate – Birth of a New Age

Ok, so, the other night I was chatting with my flatmate and her dinner guest, and as you do when you first meet someone, you ask questions and gauge who the hell they are. We were chatting about what we want to do with our lives and which direction to take, and of course he…

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The clock she ticks loudly

The clock she ticks loudly

I’ve been thinking about this parenting gig for a long time now, I’d say for at least 15 years. At first it was the search, the search to do it perfectly, to do it right. As a gay woman there is no ‘accidentally falling pregnant’ bizo, the whole affair is completely conscious, there is no…

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Platonic Parenting? As a concept what is it?

Platonic Parenting? As a concept what is it?

The old format of parenting is shifting and has shifted since the sexual revolution in the 1960s. When divorce became a norm and a ‘non event’, the ideas around family structures changed forever. This change has been slowly evolving, I think, into a beautiful evolutionary shift where we see children as the centre pieces of…

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