Birthing Truth: A Collection Of Freebirth Stories

Emilee Saldaya
An Incredible Family Home Birth

An Incredible Family Home Birth

Our son was caught lovingly and safely by Simon, as he also managed pushing Slate, our dog away (he was right there checking things out) and passed our baby boy underneath my body to me. I was able to have immediate skin to skin time with him. I had done it – no interruptions, interventions or medications throughout the entire labour and birth. 

Read more →


Emilee Saldaya
A Freebirth at 17

A Freebirth at 17

I felt so high and beautiful. I was a blossoming flower. I began to push, exploring the levels pushing. with each contraction I bore down and roared. His head would recede back in after every time. I gently felt the stinging ring of fire, and backed off a little. I told myself no fear. I pushed again and his head was being born. Two roaring contractions and his whole head was born. The time between head and shoulders was silent and we observed our son. my partner pointed out to me his hand up by his neck too. It was...

Read more →


Emilee Saldaya
Linavelle’s Free Birth Story

Linavelle’s Free Birth Story

As I feel her head about to crown I continue to remind myself to breathe. Keep my mouth loose. I kiss my husband through some painful sensations as I remember reading through beautiful birth stories. It really helped to stay sensual. My moans were low and primal. Much like the moans we heard escape our lips earlier that morning. I hit my moment of doubt shortly after this, I tell him “I can’t do this”. He reassures me that I can and that we are almost there. The next wave I feel her head crowning.

Read more →


Emilee Saldaya
The Freebirth of baby Dominic Immanuel

The Freebirth of baby Dominic Immanuel

I went to the living room and bounced on the ball and cried. I just didn't want to be pregnant anymore and yet I was scared of the pain of birth. I walked around the home and but too sore to do much from the chiropractor appointment from the day before. At 4:30 I woke up my husband and told him I already had 4 strong contractions about 5 minutes apart. They were the real deal but wasn't sure if it would last.

Read more →