living earth mama
playful air laughter blood be
destructive creative balanced
beautiful bold brown bouncing
sweet supportive multiplicity
essentially rhythmic mystery
learned patient striving
strong curving water
nourish intuition moving everywhere wisdom
light presence choose grace sacred honour all
Please explore the links in the drop-down menu to read birth stories written by Hypnobirthing Hamilton mothers.
Below is a poem that came through me shortly after I formally trained as a doula in 2001. It was included in the book "Bearing Witness: Childbirth Stories Told by Doulas" edited by Lisa Doran & Lisa Caron.