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A Father’s Grief

  • A Lesson of Love

    May 23, 2017

    We buried our firstborn daughter, Eva, in 1997. She was twelve, killed by a drunk driver while under my care. There was no doubt;…

  • Small Talk

    February 21, 2017

    When you’ve lost a child, starting conversations with someone new can be difficult. In the beginning of your loss, small talk can even feel…

  • This Is Us

    February 8, 2017

    I love This Is Us. When I heard there was going to be a stillbirth depicted on a major network show, I was excited…

  • Thank You Friend

    December 7, 2016
    Grief Calligraphy by © www.nathaliehimmelrich.com

    Thank you friend, you who is still addressing Christmas cards by including A’Mya’s name.
    You are one of those who get it. Seeing her name,…

  • I’ve Been to Brazil

    September 5, 2016

    I opened the front door of our home and started walking. A new subdivision was under construction behind our home. Beyond the construction zone, it opened into a field…

  • A Miracle Baby

    August 25, 2016

    “Lord we come to you now.” He paused as if searching for the words.  “We pray for this precious little baby girl, Bella. Lord…