Author - Sara Witt


  Sara Ross Witt was recently published in Best of Ohio Short Stories (available from or and is a former co-producer of the monthly reading series, Tuesday Funk ( A graduate of The New School M.F.A. in Creative Writing Program, she wrote about pregnancy and motherhood at Sara lives with her husband, their 2 year old son, and two cats in Uptown.

"Breastfeed Like A Giraffe"....Gimmie a Break

Before my first child was born, I needed to find a pediatrician. I set up two interviews with doctors recommended by mama friends. My firstinterview felt like meeting a politician—a slimy politician. He walked in a half hour late and, as a greeting, asked where my husband was. At work, I explained, irked at his assumption that I even had a husband. Satisfied with my husband’s whereabouts, he finally shook my hand. His handshake was a vice grip, like he was trying to crush the tiny bones in...

Posted on July 12, 2013 at 7:15 AM by Sara Witt