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coping when it’s hard


Grace like Scarlett

26 June 2013,11 Comments

It was as perfect a day as I can remember, with sun glistening and birds singing and palms swaying and golden beach all rolled out before us. We ate ice


Learning to stay afloat in the waves of grief

17 April 2013,20 Comments

  They say that grief comes in waves. And it’s true. The emotion comes and goes, comes and goes, comes and goes. They also say that you should never turn


This ground is holy

10 April 2013,31 Comments

{written April 6, 2013}   I thought she would be an opal baby like her mama. But October never seemed so far away. She’s a diamond now and I like

Pregnancy loss - miscarriage at 13 weeks. My last day with our baby.

The day I lost my baby

7 April 2013,141 Comments

Trigger warning: Death, miscarriage, pregnancy loss, D & C. Disclaimer: Writing (and posting) this account is part of my process of dealing with my grief. It is long and raw

Love you forever, love you for always. Happy Valentines Day. xoxo

Sometimes, I don’t love all that well.

13 February 2013,11 Comments

Love is patient and kind. Love is not jealous or boastful or proud or rude. It does not demand its own way. It is not irritable, and it keeps no