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Big Words

Big Words

This quote is taken from a piece of writing titled BIG WORDS from page 20 of my book ALL MY CHILDREN. Matthew and Jessie, were born three days apart – three days which felt like a life-time… 317 more words

Pregnancy Loss

Seven Months Old

Dear Melody,

Today you are seven months old and what a day it has been. I can’t imagine the joy in heaven today as the Rev. 418 more words



A picture of slightly messy early morning contentment? After a couple of hours of being awake Lucas has decided that he’s ready for a sleep. Bear has jumped up on to the bed (he’s not really allowed but we’ll let that go for now). 233 more words

Happy 1st Birthday, Asher!

Today is the day we have been building to over the past year, Asher’s first birthday.  One whole year has passed since we said hello and goodbye to our son.  867 more words

Jessie - when you hold your first child in your arms.


Our daughter Jessie was born early one Friday morning.  Long fingers and toes with a cute little scooped nose – so much like her future little brothers and sisters. 386 more words

Pregnancy Loss

Breaking The Silence Pt 2

I was doing a lot of thinking yesterday after I posted and I have decided to talk about what happened after he was born, his appearance, and how I coped with it. 1,039 more words

Child Loss

Breaking The Silence

Breaking the silence I think is a pretty accurate title for what you’re about to read.

I should probably start by apologising how depressing this is going to be and if the topic of stillbirth, child loss or anything of that nature upsets you then I should recommend you close your device down and hide in a hole until you discover that this is a real life thing and it happens more than you know. 1,146 more words

Child Loss