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Are we hidden moms? Same-sex parenting plus the gaze that is straight

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Final week-end, the Guardian published a pleasant piece compiled by an adoptive dad, Ben Fergusson, explaining their connection with increasing their husband to his baby. It is currently one of several Guardian‘s most-read pieces, plus it’s both thoughtful and interesting, because the writer teases out the ways that their experience illuminates exactly just exactly what we as being a society think of sex and parenthood. Like Fergusson, I’m raising my kid in a same-sex relationship; I am not the biological parent like him. Unlike him, however, my partner may be the biological mother – we don’t have connection with adoption. Exactly what i do believe could very well be many different is just how heterosexual sex functions and objectives shape my experience of being a mum that is lesbian. Continue Reading…