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22 months down the road..........

It seems fitting that I write today as it has been 1 year since my very first blog post and it is 22 months today that my precious Ellery past. 686 more words

Bereaved Parent

Poppy and Fiona

Today Poppy turns 7 years old. It will be her second birthday without Fiona. Last year she turned 6 a few weeks after Fiona died. It was a difficult birthday to celebrate. 500 more words

Normal is gone

Oh how I wish my children could have a normal childhood. One with all their sisters growing up together. One without the trauma of death snatching Fiona away. 397 more words

Seven days

In seven days, it will be the 2nd Anniversary of my son’s death. I remember last year, the lead up time up to the 29th was very difficult. 277 more words



I had yet to say hello
Still I had to say goodbye
I hate goodbyes
Final words
That should not be said
When you left… 12 more words


Grief does not demand pity; it requests acknowledgement.

Grief is not simply a feeling, it is a deep indescribable anguish of the soul that permeates our entire being. 812 more words


Mother's Day

Mother’s Day is always hard for the obvious reasons. For weeks prior there are constant reminders of the date. As much as I tell myself that it is just a Hallmark holiday, the fact remains that for 26 years, I celebrated being a mother. 397 more words