Growing up in Nacogdoches, Tex. Her mother, Margo Williams, now 65, had sought help from Dr. Kim McMorries, telling him that her husband was infertile. She asked the doctor to locate a sperm donor. He told Mrs.
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Hera is a proud Black single mom by choice to two beautiful and sassy little girls ages two and seven. In addition to being a leader in the technical industry, she is an author, public speaker, civil rights activist, and co-owner and co-host of Mocha SMC LLC. She loves fitness, reading, travelling, and is known to stress bake. Hera has shared the following beautiful story about becoming a SMC with us, and we thank her for her honesty and vulnerability. I made the decision to be a SMC about four months after my son Prince was murdered. At the time, many people in my circle questioned my decision.
Why I decided to have my baby using a sperm donor
Becoming a single mother by choice is an increasingly popular path to motherhood, as more women are making the decision to have a child on their own, whether through artificial insemination, adoption, in-vitro fertilization, or other means. But what does it take to become a single mom by choice, and what is life really like once Baby is here? Everyone has a dad," my 5-year-old daughter's friend blurted out innocently as she looked around our home, taking stock of the toy collection in the corner. It was her first time over for a play date, and I wasn't expecting this question to pop up within the first 10 minutes of her arrival. Before I had time to consider my response, my daughter answered, "My mommy is my only parent because she really wanted me!
She is aged 41, university educated and employed in a professional field. Despite her workload, she is the sole carer of two or three children. She is just one of the faces of single motherhood in