How Two Dreams Helped Me Cope with Pregnancy Loss

The first dream was two weeks ago: I am in a bus. We are nearing the place that is in the snowy hill; it is beautiful out. I look up and see these huge white cranes, morphing, dancing in the sky. I point and tell everyone but nobody seems to see them. The second dream quickly … Continue reading How Two Dreams Helped Me Cope with Pregnancy Loss

Reflecting on Three Years (Plus Eight Months) of Parenthood

Part 1: The Pregnancy Lessons My daughter turns three tomorrow. Which got me thinking: I will be celebrating three years of parenthood! But then I realized, not quite. I count the months before my daughter's birth because I think pregnancy is a form of parenting, too.  To be fair, I'm not sure I became a mother the day … Continue reading Reflecting on Three Years (Plus Eight Months) of Parenthood