If I Never Hold My Grandchild

April Derksen Loss

I am writing you today so that if, for whatever God forbidden reason, I am not here on earth with you when you have your first child, you will have something to hopefully provide you with some sort of closeness to me.

She Should Be Four

Adina Giannelli Loss

One expects some measure of recognition from the one person on the planet who ostensibly understands the loss of this particular child from a parent’s perspective.

When You Don’t Know What to Say

Liz Mannegren Loss

After the loss of my infant son, I began to notice the vast number of minefields that we navigate during every conversation.