Thanksgiving in Mongolia

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19 weeks gestation

In The New Yorker Ariel Levy writes about the experience of miscarrying in the fifth month of pregnancy. “For a length of time I cannot delineate, I sat there, awestruck, transfixed. Every finger, every toenail, the golden shadow of his eyebrows coming in, the elegance of his shoulders—all of it was miraculous, astonishing.” Read it here: Thanksgiving in Mongolia. (The photo above of a fetus in the womb at 18 weeks was taken by Lennart Nilsson.)

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