I Had Postpartum Depression and Anxiety

It was the hardest year of my life.

I was ashamed that I wasn’t enjoying motherhood as much as I had expected to.

While I was on maternity leave, I thought a lot about what I was going through but I wasn’t able to talk about it. Not only because I couldn’t articulate my feelings but also because it was just too upsetting to talk about. Now that I’m feeling better, I want to talk about it and I want people to know they can talk about it with me. This is an article I wrote on LinkedIn:

Why I’m Talking about My Postpartum Depression after Returning to Work