Tag Archives: loss of a child

What Do the Grieving Folks Do?

Well, that was quick; I shared all my deep sadness, and then had one post about how I got better.   Smile.  Of course there were so many long, grueling, and dark days where minutes truly did seem like hours. … Continue reading

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Waterbed/Diet Coke/Watershed

You sent for me, sir? Yes, Clarence. A man down on earth needs our help. Splendid! Is he sick? No. Worse. He’s discouraged. In the days following the loss of our baby, we tried to get back to normal, but … Continue reading

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Lost Treasure III

The change from calm, respectful reverence to full-blown panic and despair in just a few seconds is a curious thing. The feeling I had as I hung up the phone was one of being punched in the stomach, while simultaneously … Continue reading

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Lost Treasure II

Our on-again, off-again contract with the birth mother had taken a toll on us, (and I am sure on her as well), however a date was finally set for the third and final time. Summer was now almost over and … Continue reading

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