Everyone has a birth story:
We want to hear about your birth story from your perspective and in your unique voice! Every birth is powerful in its own right. And we love to hear the particulars. Don’t forget to let us know who you are, what brought you to this particular birth, or any other important background pieces necessary to tell the story.
Was it a hospital birth? Was it at home? In water? In a car?
A vaginal birth? A cesarean birth? Twins?
How did you cope through labor? What worked for you?
We want to know the moment when you realized, “I just gave birth to a real-life human being!”
Who was at your birth?
What were the twists and turns, the unexpected events (positive or negative)?
What challenge(s) did you face?
What did you feel as you crossed that threshold? Heroic? Scarred?
Transformed? Empowered? Traumatized?
What was the lasting impression this birth had on you?
Send us a Photo to TheBirthMonologues@gmail.com and we will include it on our instagram account. Please include your full name, babies name (all name of people in photo) and email address in the email AND let us know below to ensure we see a photo was included and matched with your story.
I Release of my story (terms & conditions) *
By signing this release form, I authorize The Birth Monologues [Mother Tree Int’l LLC, to use
the following personal information:
(1) My picture – including photographic, motion picture, and electronic (video) images.
(2) My voice – including sound and video recordings.
(3) My story—including song, poem, essay or written word.
I hereby grant to The Birth Monologues [Mother Tree Int’l LLC, its subsidiaries, li-
censees, successors and assigns, the right to use, publish, and reproduce, for all pur-
poses, my name, pictures of me in film or electronic (video) form, sound and video
recordings of my voice, and printed and electronic copy of the information described in
sections (1) and (2) above in any and all media including, without limitation, cable and
broadcast television and the Internet, and for exhibition, distribution, promotion, advertis-
ing, sale, press conferences, meetings, hearings, educational conferences and in
brochures and other print media. This permission extends to all languages, media, for-
mats and markets now known or hereafter devised. This permission shall continue for-
ever unless I revoke the permission in writing.
I further grantThe Birth Monologues [Mother Tree Int’l LLC all right, title, and interest that I
may have in all finished pictures, negatives, reproductions, and copies of the original
print, and further grantThe Birth Monologues [Mother Tree Int’l LLC the right to give, sell,
transfer, and exhibit the print in copies or facsimiles thereof, for marketing, communica-
tions, or advertising purposes, as it deems fit. I hereby waive the right to receive any
payment for signing this release and waive the right to receive any payment forThe Birth Monologues [Mother Tree Int’l LLC use of any of the material described above for any of
the purposes authorized by this release. I also waive any right to inspect or approve
finished photographs, audio, video, multimedia, or advertising recordings and copy or
printed matter or computer generated scanned image and other electronic media that
may be used in conjunction therewith or to approve the eventual use that it might be
I acknowledge that I have read the foregoing and I fully understand the contents.