Meaghan O'Connell is a freelance writer and columnist for "New York" magazine's "The Cut." Her new memoir is "And Now We Have Everything: On Motherhood Before I Was Ready."

Meaghan O’Connell is a freelance writer and columnist for “New York” magazine’s “The Cut.” Her new memoir is “And Now We Have Everything: On Motherhood Before I Was Ready.”

Kelly Searle

 

  

 

  

  • In her memoir, “And Now We Have Everything: On Motherhood Before I Was Ready,” Meaghan O’Connell gives an honest and, at times, darkly humorous account of her unplanned pregnancy, complicated birth and emotional weeks and months as a new mom. We hear from her about what it took to write it, the decisions she made along the way, and how pregnancy and birth were different for her the second time around.

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