Category Archives: infant loss

Defying Death

You’re afraid of death. You’re afraid of death, so you listen to lies about it. Lies like: Death is just a natural part of the “circle” of life. Grieving parents need time to find a “new normal”. It’s best not … Continue reading

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Infant Loss and Healthy Grief (or, why Rick Santorum isn’t crazy)

Last December, Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar lost their baby daughter, Jubilee. They wrote a beautiful, touching letter to her, which you can find here. And then… They received public backlash, which I won’t┬áreiterate here. This month, we found out … Continue reading

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