The goal is not to repress what the heart is stirred to express (hopes, losses, despairs, longings) but rather to hold it all in love….and then release.
When I started writing this blog I had no idea the blog’s name — mourning dove motherhood–would take on so… Read more I just don’t like your uterus
I am so excited to share with you all that a piece I wrote, ‘Seven Things Nobody Tells You About Miscarriage” has been published on Mommyish.com! They are all about sharing the day-to-day truths related to ‘parenting imperfect’–what better home for some truth-telling about miscarriage than their site?
(Plus Mommyish loves listicles–even listicles about miscarriage despite the fact my husband thinks it is creepy. Plus they appreciate my love of animated gifs. My piece even includes a gif from Jane the Virgin! AND LIZ LEMON IN A SNUGGIE.)
I was going to write about grief but even I am tired of writing about grief. I know, you probably didn’t… Read more I’ve officially tired of writing about grief. P.s. Caillou has FAILED me.
I don’t want to brag or anything but yesterday I vacuumed my floor and I thought about dusting a few surfaces. And… Read more To Every Thing There is a (Lizard) Season
This is a story about muffin tops, intentions, art, and rainbows. Yes, those muffin tops. The kind you jiggle in front… Read more The Rainbow
The post I am going to share with you today –I wrote part of it six months ago but never… Read more Part III: Then it Will Become Buoyant and Light. (My healing journey after loss.)
Nobody is looking at my upper arms. Nobody is tracking their girth or tone. And yet lately I find myself at… Read more Changing the Script
Officially the most awkward listicle ever written.
The first dream was two weeks ago: I am in a bus. We are nearing the place that is in… Read more How Two Dreams Helped Me Cope with Pregnancy Loss