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Death and Life

2 years ago today, 28th May 2015, we found out that Rory had died.  Our world has been flipped upside down and hearts have been shattered since that day. 589 more words

Stillbirth

Confronting a hidden shame 

20 weeks + 4 days pregnant

8 months after loss

There is a palpable sense of shame surrounding miscarriage and stillbirth. Maybe it’s a truth we prefer to block out as the majority of us can’t bear to consider the concept of a baby dying as it’s just so heartbreaking… yet it’s so common and it touches so many of our lives at some point. 1,247 more words

Stillbirth

my grief.

Recently I posted a photo on IG that said I was “the kind of tired that sleep can’t fix”. A lot of people would just read this photo as myself being tired from having a newborn. 912 more words

Stillbirth

Almost another Year!!!

Rory’s 2nd Birthday is fast approaching and I can honestly say i don’t know where the last year has gone.  The first year was a complete blur, as we were completely engulfed by our grief and felt time had stood still.   364 more words

Stillbirth

Lyme Disease Can Cause Miscarriages

There is compelling evidence that Lyme disease (LD) can be spread by sexual and congenital transfer. One physician has cared for 5000 children with LD. 240 of these children were born with the disease. 66 more words

When the Bough Breaks

Meet me at the skeleton tree, Nick
I want to tell you about my girl,
Knew her just well enough to miss.
This feeling inside me, imagine… 98 more words

Poetry

International Bereaved Mother’s Day 

I didn’t know we have a day until this evening, so I would like to say a big thank you to the lovely lady who runs this blog, as it was through her that I discovered it. 24 more words

Baby Loss