Category Archives for I Believe

Story #4: Why Women Compromise?

My daughter was born in March of 1981. I graduated from the University with a Physics degree in June 1981. For my entire life, I wanted to be a physicist, but the “Good Old Boys’ Club”

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Story #3: There’s Only 1% Chance Your Child Will Live

While I was attending university, I got married, and we had a child. I was 23 years old and very healthy. While my pregnancy was normal and I didn’t have any warnings, my daughter was born post-term. I

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Story #2: The Things Women Are NOT Supposed To Do

Going to the University was my escape plan from the constant negativity and emotional abuse I felt at home. My plan was to go to school and never come back. EVER. I had achieved top honors in high school

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Story # 1: Conform or Get Out?

I was born into a middle-class family. My family heritage is Jewish. My mother was a librarian, and my father was a military officer in the Soviet Union Army. I was the firstborn and had a sister five

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