Author & Activist

I Want To Tell The Story Of My Sons' Births So That I Can Inspire
Women To Make More Informed Decisions During Pregnancy And
Childbirth. It's Only When We Research Evidence-Based Birth
Ourselves That We Have Real Informed Consent. 

I’ve read a lot of book-length birth stories, but Ms. Derich’s stands out as especially revealing of the weaknesses in our system.
— Ina May Gaskin, Bestselling Author & Midwife

My Story Needs To Be Told...

My Mission Is To Write Bravely About Tough Issues In My Life And The World Around Me With The Intention Of Connecting More Deeply With Myself And With Others.




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Meet Thais

Thais lives in Marin, CA with her two active boys and husband. She thinks of motherhood and the chaos of modern-family life as her practice in consciousness, meditation, and balance. Thais is an author, a worker bee at The Hivery, and a humble learner.

I don’t know what I think until I write it down.
— Joan Didion