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Lessons on Transition...from Rapunzel

Words can never quite accurately describe what it feels like to be in the middle of a life-altering transition.

I’m in the midst of one right now. 814 more words


On post-partum anxiety after loss

“You spent nine agonizing months fearing he had died every second. It isn’t logical to assume that just goes away,” my friend Nora texted me. 1,683 more words

Baby Loss


Today we had an appointment with our RE. We were almost late (thanks Shane), and when we got there we waited for 40 minutes. Not in the waiting room…in the exam room…No pants, draped in a piece of paper, feet in stirrups. 209 more words



Score: -3

The past three days have represented a downward slide in both mood and energy, with erratic behavior sprinkled in. Today it broke down, and many things became apparent. 504 more words

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Song List Series - Songs About Grief and Loss

Every so often a repertoire-related question pops up in a music therapy forum online. What follows is usually a flood of fantastic song suggestions. We thought, why not compile them? 178 more words

Music Therapy


O, how much I burden thee
For in unburdening my mind
The weight and wash of wasted self
In part, must needs becometh thine
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“Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls… The most massive characters are seared with scars.”  -K. Gibran