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Families are Forever: In honor of Baby Elizabeth

In November, 2011, my brother Shaun and his wife Katie were expecting a baby, their second.  We were all excited to see their little family growing.  1,069 more words

Lace

Preferred Terms

A lot of people refer to stillborns as angel babies, born sleeping, or themselves as mums of angels. I think everyone is entitled to use whatever terms they want but personally, they’re not for me. 223 more words

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Waiting

By my dates, I’m now 40 weeks and change pregnant. By the ultrasound dates, I’m 39 weeks tomorrow..

The perinatal doctor said I can be induced whenever I want now, but I choose to wait. 448 more words

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The Comic Book Journey LXXVII

“Officially Expired”

Pt. 77 – “A Terrifying End”

Terror Comics is no more.

The small indie comic company has announced that on July 8th, Terror Comics would be no more. 642 more words

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The Worst Days Of My Life continued

Not sure how long this will be but here goes…

After the sonographer told me that my baby didn’t have a heartbeat, I became hysterical. Midwife Chris who was holding my hand pinned me down in a big bear hug as I started thrashing around. 829 more words

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There Are Others

Coming from a small community, you know everyone’s everything. Well, so we thought. But we’ve had far too many people confide in us that they too have lost babies. 192 more words

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a journey of grief

I wish I could sit here and say that it was a grey and miserable day. But, it wasn’t. It was sunny and beautiful outside. The beginning of what I thought would be the best summer of my life. 412 more words