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  • Living After Loss

    February 20, 2015

    Your baby has died.  The unexpected has happened to you.  Your world has stopped turning, and you can’t believe that it continues to turn…

  • Soldier

    January 16, 2015

    I am a soldier.  Not in the traditional sense of the word, for I am not in the military forces.  Rather, I am a…

  • Sailing Back

    October 17, 2014

    I sailed back this month.  I sailed back to five years ago, the time leading up to, during, and after I lost my first…

  • The Beast is Stirring

    September 19, 2014

    There once was a beast that lived in a ditch.  He was mean and ugly.  Scary too.  Let’s name him…Igor.  I found myself in…

  • Still Me

    August 15, 2014

    I was going to write a post about the old me – the me that walked into the perinatologist’s office on August 20, 2009…

  • Grieving Mother

    July 18, 2014

    Grieving mother, I see you there.  I see you, numb from the shock of what has just happened.  I see you sitting in the…

  • Fathers Grieve Too

    June 20, 2014

    I feel ill equipped to write about a father’s grief.   Why?  Because I’m not a father; I’m a mother.

    But I live with a father. …