Shawnee Barton

Shawnee Barton is a Texas-born artist, writer, poker player, and mother living in San Diego. You can reach her online at

The XX Factor
Dec. 6 2011 9:30 AMShould Boxers Bring Their Kids to Their Fights?
Nov. 27 2011 11:35 PMHow to Make a Baby the IVF Way
Nov. 28 2011 7:17 AMMy Miraculous ConceptionHow two infertility doctors, a team of nurses, an embryologist, an acupuncturist, my husband, and I made a baby.
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