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Child Loss

  • The Blue Basin

    January 30, 2017

    My son spent 35 days in the NICU before he died. He had three surgeries and only a few ‘good’ days  before he died…

  • Messy

    January 18, 2017

    If there is anything I’ve learned from more than 14 years of life after loss, it’s this:
    Grief, like life, is messy.
    It’s beauty mixed with…

  • Madison’s Tree

    December 14, 2016

    This week I looked out my kitchen window as I do nearly every morning at Madison’s Tree and my heart felt so heavy.

    We planted a…

  • The First Snow

    December 13, 2016

    It is December. In a certain way, my heart is heavy. Last night, as we went to dinner, my husband said, “The first snow…

  • Thank You Friend

    December 7, 2016
    Grief Calligraphy by ©

    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,…