I hate stuff. Sometimes I feel like all I do is move stuff around in my house. Piles from one level to the next, piles for
Nobody wants to talk about how painful losing a child is because it’s hard to hear, especially for those who love us. Sure,
Mothering your child after they’ve lost a child must be one of the hardest jobs. You are grief-stricken from the loss of your
Twice I have carried to term babies with fatal diagnoses. Twice I have said goodbye to babies far sooner than I wanted. And
Do you ever dread making friends because you feel you have to out of obligation? I call this group of people “friends of
For those who have lost a child, we sit in a perplexing space of saying goodbye to the one who was supposed to outlive us.
I was raised to say, “Thank you,” when gratitude was in order, and I did a pretty good job of that growing up. In my mind, I