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Grief spurt

I can’t remember when exactly it was – a month or a few weeks after we put Wilson’s ashes in the ground, I saw his name plate on the wall in our church’s memorial garden. 307 more words


I'm Missing My Three Year Old

It’s difficult to believe that it’s been nearly three years this month since I lost baby Kenneth. He only lived for three hours and would be a rambunctious three year old toddler today I’m sure. 1,321 more words


Parents Sell Their Lost Child's Crib, But Receive A Surprise In Return

Even in the darkest of times, there is still light being shared out of the goodness of people’s hearts. This was exactly the case for Valerie Watts, a woman living in Cokato, MN when she gave birth to a stillborn baby. 219 more words


Sew precious - help needed

My friend Nicole was telling me about the beautiful Butterfly program that provides newly bereaved parents with a memory bag while they are still in hospital. 165 more words


"All Will Be Still"

This is the first poem I have written in recent history. I had to write it for the creative writing class I took this past fall. 76 more words



I love this song and heard it awhile ago. I’ve been listening to it and anxiously awaiting that moment when I hold my little girl.

31 Weeks

I can’t believe I am already 31 weeks now. A little less than 9 weeks and she will be here. I am so excited to meet her and bring her home that I can hardly wait! 318 more words