“Women are not raised to believe that having children is a choice”

— Lauren

My So-Called Selfish Life is an in-progress documentary by Therese Shechter. It chronicles the rise of a growing community of women who don’t want children and who reject the message that a woman’s most important, natural–and perhaps only–role is to be a mother. Learn More →

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“Am I allowed to pick my life? Do I have to justify it to you?” 

– Chanel

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“Not having kids is one of the only things you can be called selfish for...for something you do not want.”

— Anne