Still Listening: How?

November 7, 2015

Regina Spektor How

Today’s featured Still Listening song is “How?” by Regina Spektor. How does one find the strength to keep going after a loss? How can we imagine a world without that special someone in it once they’re gone? Spektor’s ballad asks many of the question many of us ponder late at night. “How can I never see you again? / How can I ever know / why some stay, others go / when I don’t / I don’t want you to go?” Have a favorite song that you think might help another parent? Mention it in the comments, and remember to follow our Spotify account where you can hear more songs, listen to playlists, or add to our ever growing list of community-generated songs for parents experiencing loss.

  • Andy Gillette

    Andy Gillette is the father of Simon Alexander Gillette, who was stillborn in February of 2014. He and his wife Genevieve have grown closer through the experience, and find comfort in thinking of their little guy and helping other parents suffering through loss. They are happy to be involved with the Arlington, VA MIS Share support group: Mis Share

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