Share Your Story

3 June 2024
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Are you a mother or doula with a story to tell? We want to hear from you! “The Doula Diaries” is a platform dedicated to showcasing the authentic experiences and reflections of doulas (and families) from all walks of life. Whether you’re a seasoned birthworker or just beginning your doula journey, your voice matters, and your story deserves to be heard.

As advocates for maternal health and supporters of birthing individuals, we understand the profound impact of doula care on the childbirth experience, or standing in the gap for a postpartum need. That’s why we are thrilled to announce the launch of “The Doula Diaries,” a platform dedicated to sharing the authentic stories and reflections of doulas from all walks of life.

The Doula Diaries” is more than just a collection of stories; it’s a celebration of the transformative power of doula support. We believe that every doula has a unique journey to share—one filled with triumphs, challenges, and moments of profound connection. Whether you’re a seasoned doula with years of experience or just starting your doula journey, your voice matters, and your story deserves to be heard.

We invite you to join us in amplifying the voices of doulas everywhere by sharing your own experiences, insights, and reflections. Your submission to “The Doula Diaries” can take various forms, from personal essays to reflections on specific birth experiences, insights into your doula philosophy and approach, or lessons learned from your practice.

By sharing your story, you’re not only contributing to a larger conversation about the importance of doula support but also helping to inspire and empower others who may be considering doula care for themselves or their loved ones. Your words have the power to uplift, educate, and inspire—creating a ripple effect of positive change in the world of maternal health.

Benefits of Contributing to “The Doula Diaries”:

  1. Community Awareness: Your submission will help raise awareness about the vital role of doulas in maternal care and advocacy, contributing to a larger conversation about the need for compassionate support for mothers.
  2. Credibility Boost: By sharing your reflections in a polished and professional manner, you’ll enhance your credibility as a doula and demonstrate your commitment to reflective practice and continuous learning.
  3. Personal Growth: Reflecting on your doula journey can be a powerful tool for personal growth and self-reflection, allowing you to celebrate your successes, learn from challenges, and connect with others who share similar experiences.

Submission Guidelines:

  1. Content: Your submission should be a written piece (up to 1000 words) that shares your experiences, insights, or reflections related to doula work. Topics may include memorable birth experiences, challenges faced as a doula, insights into doula philosophy and approach, or lessons learned from your practice.
  2. Format: Please submit your written piece as a Word document or PDF. Be sure to include a title for your submission and any relevant photos or images (optional).
  3. Author Name: Your author name should be your public name. Anonymous submissions are permitted if desired.
  4. Sharing: By submitting your piece, you grant permission for it to be published on “The Doula Diaries” platform. You are welcome to publicly share links to your article on your social media channels or website.

Submission Deadline: Please submit your piece to support@moniquecawedreamofbaby-com

Thank you for considering this opportunity to share your voice and contribute to our collective mission of supporting and empowering mothers through doula care. We look forward to reading your submissions and celebrating the richness and diversity of our doula community.

If you have any questions or need further assistance, please don’t hesitate to contact us at

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