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I am 1 in 4 - I had a miscarriage - Adriel Booker

I am 1 in 4. But I’m not a statistic.

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It’s time for me to level with you. Sometimes I find it hard to keep talking about grief and loss and miscarriage. I think to myself, “People will get so

When you feel invisible

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At a huge women’s conference last year, I sat alone. Several friends sat together in a section above me, but I was in-and-out with seven-month-old Micah strapped to my back

When your anger frightens you

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Years ago as a brand new mom to a little boy I couldn’t possibly love more I had my first experience with the kind of anger that scared me. I

An Everyday Benediction

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It’s still school holidays here in Australia so I’m not kissing my kids goodbye to school every morning quite yet, but when I do I cup their cheeks, look deeply into their

Adriel Booker Birth Photos Love A Mama-9197

A (photo) birth story: Mine and hers

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Strength and dignity—she is tender, she is fierce One woman every minute dies in childbirth*. I am not her. You’re not either. But every “her” has a name. She’s built

Adriel Booker 38 weeks pregnant rainbow baby belly kiss

Rainbow baby

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I’m due with my sixth baby any day now, but there are only three car seats fitted into our car. Three of our babies have died before we ever held