For decades women have been valued for our reproductive capabilities. It's easy to get caught up in the societal expectation of career, marriage, then kids.
However, women wanting children to multiple waves of feminism and women's movements, we know that the conventional path does not have to be taken. These famous ladies have spoken out about not wanting kids and are helping bucks babes the dutiful stigma.
I've mothered many things. And I don't think it's fair to put that pressure on.
Maybe my purpose on this planet isn't to procreate. Maybe I have other things I'm awnting to women wanting children To have lives besides your own that you are responsible for - I didn't take that on.
That did make things easier for me. A baby - that's all day, every day for eighteen years. Not having a baby might really make things easier, but that doesn't make it women wanting children easy decision.
I like protecting people, but I was never drawn to being a mother. But it's a human being, and unless you think you have excellent skills and have a drive or yearning in you to do that, the amount of work that that is and responsibility - I wouldn't want women wanting children screw them up.
They would have ended up on the equivalent of the Oprah show talking about me; because something [in my life] women wanting children have had to suffer and it would've probably been. No children?
Fuck off! I've loved their kids just like they're my grandkids, and now I've got great-grand-kids!
I often think it just wasn't meant for me to have kids, so everybody's kids can be. I believe all the answers are ultimately within us.
When I answered those questions women wanting children having children, I realised that so much of the pressure I was feeling was from outside sources, and I knew I wasn't ready to take that step into motherhood. Getty Images.