Infertility comic by Jessica Olien

Last year, cartoonist and author Jessica Olien decided to try for a baby. But then she learned that it might not be possible…

Infertility comic by Jessica Olien

Infertility comic by Jessica Olien

Infertility comic by Jessica Olien

Thank you so much, Jessica, for sharing your story. Sending a hug to anyone who needs it today.

Jessica’s comics have been featured in publications including The New Yorker, The Washington Post and Spiralbound, where she has an illustrated advice column called Ask Olive. She lives in Brooklyn with her husband and their cats. Find her on Instagram @jessicaolien.

P.S. More posts about infertility, including what to say to a friend who is struggling, and what if you can’t have a baby?