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…
The days after losing her, I felt like my heart had been ripped out of my body.
At 28, I had luckily escaped gut-wrenching loss up…
Guest Post by Sara
After my second baby died in 2008, people commented then that it was incredible I was ‘still standing’. I truly wasn’t….
In the South Pacific, I walked around the small island of Rarotonga curious about all the amazing flowers draped over the large cement boxes…
My body failed me.
It was raw autumn afternoon in 2009 and there was a chill in the air. Maybe it was the change in…
He woke up early and started his day. I struggled most mornings to get out of bed.
He picked up the phone to answer with…
What you need:
– Gel Medium (glossy works best)
– Small Hand Towel
– Paper Maiche Box
– Iridescent Acylic Medium (optional)
– White Tissue Paper
I lost all faith in the universe the day we lost her.
My happy little life shattered in an instant. Instead of the universe rewarding…
When Eve, my first child, died inside of me, I felt lost and afraid.
What would become of me, of my marriage?
Could I survive my…
Editor’s Note: I recently had the pleasure of interviewing Johanna Mutz 30, of Denver, Colorado and her cousin and best friend Denise Wolfe, 35,…
The Early Lost
The shade of death upon my threshold lay,
The sun from thy life’s dial had departed
A cloud came down upon thy early day
There are so many things that I love about the community here at Still Standing Magazine! It is a constant place for support and…
It’s been awhile since I’ve felt inspired to share with this community. I must admit for the past year or so I’ve been a…
They say men grieve differently, they just do.
No one knows why. The men don’t know either.
After losing your child, life is different. Priorities change,…