There are days when I wish I had never entertained the idea of returning to school, of becoming a nurse.
Rare Bird is the story of a family in pain, but it’s also the story of a family full of faith and love and resilience.
I didn’t want to love him. Five months into my pregnancy, I stared at the shadowy image that appeared on the ultrasound screen—a tiny baby boy who my obstetrician predicted would …
For the first time in my life, I prayed for a miracle.
What I understand now is that accepting how little control I have means leaving my heart wide open at all times.
In my worst moments as a mother, the moments where I am cursing my family or getting angry about how much I have to do, I often experience this extreme moment of panic.
The death of a child is unimaginable. Your heart breaks into a million pieces as you ponder what their life would be like.
By Matt Logelin. Without the love of my life,I was now facing a lifetime as a single father to the daughter we were so excited to raise together.
I remember the moment I truly understood that aging happens to everyone, that death is inevitable and family is everything.
Over the years, I've taken a keen interest in the response to death in our country. We don't like it. It makes us uncomfortable. Someplace deep inside, we believe if we're smart enough, fast enough, clever enough, it won't happen to us.
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