12: I think they've lost it. With Miranda Ward.


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This week I spoke to the writer, Miranda Ward. Miranda's book Adrift: Field Notes From Early Motherhood covers the five years Miranda spent trying to get, and stay, pregnant. It's a funny, poignant, clever and thoughtful book, which tackles the seldom discussed topic of "almost motherhood."
Find Miranda on Twitter at @MirandaWardC https://twitter.com/MirandaWardC
and on Instagram at @mirandawardc https://www.instagram.com/mirandawardc/?hl=en-gb.
You can buy her book at Bookshog.org https://uk.bookshop.org/books/adrift-fieldnotes-from-almost-motherhood/9781474614153
and in shops now.

I also spoke to the brilliant midwife Sophie from Tommy’s - a charity that researches into miscarriage, premature birth & stillbirth and provide free pregnancy health information to parents-to-be.
Follow Tommy’s on Twitter at https://twitter.com/tommys.
Visit their website at Tommys.org https://www.tommys.org/ and you might find this page on supporting someone who’s had a miscarriage particularly useful:

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