Born in the UK and living most of her life in Australia, author Dalya Shaw is passionate about life and love. People who meet her are greeted by her warm and infectious bubbly personality.
She is no stranger to traumatic endings but also considers herself blessed with wonderful beginnings. Ever since she can remember, she had dreamed about having a wonderful and beautiful family with three or four children of her own.
In It's Okay to Feel Crazy Trying to Have a Baby, Dalya documents her journey of trying to create that special family. As she narrates the story of her invitro fertilization treatment in a diary beginning in 2001, she takes you through the exhilarating highs and devastating lows of her treatment.
Spanning eight years this memoir gives insight into both the physical and emotional effects of trying to become pregnant.
Real and raw, It's Okay to Feel Crazy Trying to Have a Baby reinforces Dalya's determination to become a great mother. Her story serves to inspire others and it offers hope and encouragement to those facing similar challenges.