Contrary to popular belief, I don’t “hate” my birthday.

I stole this image from the Economist.

To claim that I despise my birthday is a misnomer; I’m actually quite grateful that my parents had sex, that zygote me was formed and gestated nearly successfully, and that Dr. Jacobs was able to facilitate an emergency c-section at Albany Med to get me out of Ma, and give my heart its first few pumps when my…… Continue reading Contrary to popular belief, I don’t “hate” my birthday.