A student midwife’s view

A student midwife's view. "So by the time three years have passed and we have qualified, we are often fully immersed in the culture."

I Didn’t Need To Push

After being laughed at and told I wouldn’t be birthing that night to being checked , 5/6cm & blue lighted to a consultant led ward, strapped to a monitor and placed on a bed within the hour, the midwife spent the rest of the time with her back to me doing paper work.