Raw Motherhood

The Birth of Walt | A Gentle Cesarean Birth at St. Vincent Women's by Lynsey Mason

April is International Cesarean Month, and I was honored to have been invited into the OR for this special family and baby's birth. This is their story: The birth of Walt. It includes infant loss, and raw and sometimes graphic images of a c-section.

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Carly and Matt's VBAC | The Birth of Davy at Indiana University Methodist, Downtown Indianapolis by Lynsey Mason

When I walked into Carly and Matt’s labor and delivery suite at Indiana University Methodist, I was a bit nervous because I had never met them before. I was filling in for another photographer who was sick, and hadn’t had the opportunity of meeting them before Carly was induced to deliver their 2nd baby boy. I was not there for long before I felt “officially” a part of their birth team.

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