..."This is because loneliness reads as weakness. Melanie Notkin, author of the 2014 book Otherhood: Modern Women Finding a New Kind of Happiness, believes our longing for companionship is often malig...Read More »
My latest article for New York Post: "The Baby Blocker: Why are increasingly college-educated women have children later in life? Blame men." is on why women are becoming mothers later than ever before...Read More »
A piece I wrote for The New York Post is the "Body & Soul" section cover story today, June 16, 2016.
My essay is inspired by my dating life in my 40s and I share why it's better now than it was...Read More »
Author of 'Otherhood' shines light on women who are childless because they didn't find the right partner.
By Nara Schoenberg
Melanie Notkin could not have been clearer about her desire to have c...Read More »
DeMorgen, Brussels largest daily newspaper, gave Melanie Notkin's Otherhood a 15-page feature in it's Mother's Day weekend issue. The story also includes a study of the Otherhood, childless women ages...Read More »
....Wearing is one word for it. We — and I am confident I speak for many here — are tired of being asked to explain and find workarounds for our single status, pretzeling ourselves to fit into a Noa...Read More »
A response to the August 12, 2013 Time magazine cover story: A Childfree Life.
First published in Huffington Post. Then in PsychologyToday.com. Now here....
Aashna, a single 43-year-old marketing ...Read More »
Originally posted on Huffington Post Women
Jessica, an acquaintance, had unsolicited advice for me. When we bumped into each other on the street, she shared that she had recently become engag...Read More »
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