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Pregnant Pause with Zak and Shira
Pregnant Pause with Zak and Shira
Zak Rosen

For over a year, Zak Rosen and his wife, Shira Heisler, discussed whether or not they wanted to have children. They conferred... more

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#8 The Beat Goes On

Zak and Shira try to pick up the pieces after an unfortunate series of events.  To learn more about listener... more

05 May 2017 · 35 minutes
#7 We Are Powerless

Something completely unexpected takes hold and everything changes.  To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy ... more

28 Apr 2017 · 19 minutes
#6 Who Wants it More?

Shira is at the end of her rope. She wants a baby. And the aha moment that Zak keeps waiting... more

21 Apr 2017 · 15 minutes
#5 Childless is More

Zak loves the life he and Shira lead now, without kids. So he asks a chorus of people who've decided... more

13 Apr 2017 · 20 minutes
#4 The Central Sadness w/Meghan Daum

Zak and Shira inch toward a decision while Meghan Daum, essayist and editor of “Selfish, Shallow, and Self-Absorbed: Sixteen Writers... more

07 Apr 2017 · 17 minutes
#3 The Climate Worriers

Zak and Shira's philosopher friend introduces them to the concept of anti-natalism, and gets them thinking, is it morally wrong... more

31 Mar 2017 · 19 minutes
#2 Parenting Sucks (Sometimes)

Zak and Shira talk to parents who admit, sometimes, parenting really sucks. Is it even worth it? To learn more... more

24 Mar 2017 · 18 minutes
#1 Wandering in the Desert

Having kids seems very unappealing to Zak. He visits his therapist and some friends to begin to untangle his indecision.... more

17 Mar 2017 · 13 minutes
Coming Soon: "Pregnant Pause"

Meet Zak and Shira. They’ve been together for 10 years. Shira wants a baby. Zak’s not so sure. To learn... more

10 Mar 2017 · 3 minutes
Pregnant Pause with Zak and Shira
#8 The Beat Goes On
Pregnant Pause with Zak and Shira