It’s one of my favorite stories. I tell it each time I speak at an event. And, everyone stops to listen…
I’ll never forget my first Christmas after loss.
Less than a week before that Christmas, my fallopian tube ruptured, and we lost the little baby we…
That is one of my most vivid memories.
I was wheeled out of the hospital…bags in my lap. Gift bags, a fully stocked diaper bag…
For the first several years after my son’s death I focused heavily on keeping his memory alive. I spoke of him every chance I…
“Will it always hurt like this?”
Those words, my husband asked in shaky breath, as we stood by our son’s casket. He was looking into…
Guest Post by Darcie Champagne
I’m so happy for you!
But, I’m not.
I am the kind of person (or I used to be) who could be…
Babies aren’t supposed to die. It goes against everything in the natural order of things. When it happens, it shakes…
We had family pictures taken yesterday.
This is only the second time in the eight years since he’s been gone we’ve done so, at least professionally….
People in the bereaved community should not charge money.
Dear fellow bereaved mother and father,
Really? Did you just read that opening statement and nod in…
I sat on her leather couch and watched her from across the room. It had been more than two years since we last sat…
It has brought me to more tears and to my knees more in the last week than I have been in the…
Many days, my heart hurts. Sometimes it’s just a second or two as I glance at Matthew’s picture…or think about the date (a year…
Time is a funny thing when you are trying to get pregnant. On one hand, time passes quickly. Years and years go by and…
Time stands still
Beauty in all she is
I will be brave
I will not let anything
What’s standing in front of me