The Uterus Monologues

Jennie Agg
Fertility, feminism, and other stories
Created 20 May 2021
  • What men don't know
    30 Sep 2021 • 5 min read
    I was on the telly this month – briefly. I was asked on to Sky News to talk about pregnancy loss in the workplace and statutory paid leave after miscarriage, which I did – briefly. But aside from how ...
  • Letting life back in
    23 Aug 2021 • 2 min read
    Re-entering ‘normal’ life is doing strange things to my brain. It’s in hyperdrive. Stuck on 1 ½ speed. Social events and interactions are followed by a come-down and then crowded, frenetic dreams. Per...
  • Ghosts in our machines
    29 Jul 2021 • 5 min read • 1 0
    Last month, I was haunted by this thread on Twitter by the writer Sherri Turner. It starts: ‘I look at my mum’s old house on Google maps street view, the house where I grew up. It says ‘Image captured...
  • All at once
    21 Jun 2021 • 5 min read • 1 0
    I’m not sure exactly when it was that I started fantasising about being able to walk from my front door to the shops, but at some point in the tangle of lockdowns and broken nights with Edward, I did....
  • Fertility, feminism, and other stories.
    20 May 2021 • < 1 min read
    Welcome to The Uterus Monologues: The Newsletter, by me, Jennie Agg. I’m a writer and journalist, talking about miscarriage and taking women's health seriously. (She/her). Sign up now so you don’t mis...
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