How I lost 110 pounds in 18 months

It all sounded too simple: Get your stomach stapled, live on a liquid diet for a week, eat tiny meals thereafter, and lose 100 pounds in a couple of months.

I'd been through three failed IVFs, an emergency IUI, six Clomid cycles, acupuncture, and more than 100 months of cycle tracking, and still — nothing.

“Four hostile newspapers are more to be feared than a thousand bayonets...” ― Napoléon Bonaparte