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  • Living in No Man’s Land

     

     

    Primary Infertility (PIF), Preemie/NICU Parent, Stillbirth, Secondary Infertility (SIF), Widower, Miscarriage, Pregnancy After Loss (PALS), Rainbow Baby– all part of the alphabet soup of…

  • Plan H

    The last time I found myself unemployed a lot of people said “it was for the best” or other similar words of encouragement that…

  • Safe Mark

    The day where a cord accident ended my daughter Gabi’s life unexpectedly changed my life forever. I have often referred to that sad day as “The…

  • Code Red

    Over the last little while I have been wondering if the time has come to stop writing for Still Standing.  It has been 3.5…

  • The Red Ruby

    The first time around in our battle with infertility was a tough battle filled with desperation. Round one was successful for our daughter Channah,with…

  • Learning from Remembrance Day

    Yom HaZicharon (Israeli Remembrance Day) and Yom HaAtzmaut (Israeli Independence  Day) always fall back to back.  On the afternoon leading into Yom HaZicharon stores close…

  • The Rock

    I was home after spending the day in the hospital. I had held my baby girl Gabi for the only time. I had seen…

  • I Do Remember

    4 weeks ago I met with the Rabbi who was to be performing my wedding a week later.  It was a trying meeting because…