Feeling the load.
A post on my experience, having a traumatic birth.
A post on a tremendously tough time.
A distressing experience.
Pregnancy - and especially your first pregnancy - can be a daunting experience. As a self-certified hypochondriac, even the smallest ailment is enough to to send my worry-levels into overdrive, so as you can imagine, when 'with bump' this was a million times worse.