I have a constant companion—that version of myself who always thought she would be a mother.
Stephanie Vessely is a writer and editor who lives near Denver, Colorado. She holds an MFA in Creative Writing from Regis University, and is currently seeking publication for her essay collection. Her work appears in December Magazine, Hippocampus Magazine, The Offing, and elsewhere. Find her at stephanievessely.com or @vesselywriter.