My Story

The chronicle of the journey from infertility, to miscarriage, to finally raising twin girls born in June 2012.

Thursday, September 8, 2011

Elizabeth Pantley

Elizabeth Pantley, you are officially on my shit list.

I just received a newsletter about your new book "The No-Cry Separation Anxiety Solution".

As a person who is authoring how to reduce anxiety, how on earth is it appropriate for you to spam a miscarriage mama/infertility blogger with unwanted information about your new book on how to take care of a baby?  

And when I reach the bottom of the newsletter to try to find the obligatory "Click here to unsubscribe" link, which WAS NOT PRESENT!  Instead I find a picture, life sized on my screen, of a blue eyed baby girl who is just about the same age that my own blue eyed ginger girls are supposed to be right now.

It's not even a subtle picture, seriously, it's a big giant baby face coming at me from the computer screen.

I don't know how I ended up on any kind of mailing list that would indicate that I want information about raising babies.  Anything I might have browsed for during my pregnancy was unsubscribed from, and scrubbed free from my computer over 8 months ago.  And there's no way that I was worried about separation anxiety while still in my second trimester.

You are a spammer.  Your marketing methods completely contradict any authority you are trying to create as someone who can teach us how to reduce anxiety.  

Knock it off bitch.

1 comment:

  1. Oooooh that is so not cool.

    And her 'no cry' solutions don't work, either. Bitch :(


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