Refinery29 Wasnt The Co-founders First Bold Leap Of Faithand It Wont Be Her Last.
Making courageous moves amid a lot of uncertainty has colored the life of Christene Barberich, the global editor in chief and co-founder of Refinery29, the lifestyle-focused media company.
Take, for example, an essay she wrote in 2015 about her five miscarriages. “It was incredibly terrifying, but also liberating,” Barberich recalled. “I wrote it for myself at first, and then I showed it to one of my co-editors, and said, ‘Is this crazy? Should I publish this?’ And she said, ‘You have to.’”
After reading the essay, a fertility doctor reached out, giving Barberich new reason for hope. And now, she’s about to give birth.
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