I Can’t Unsee That Day

Debra Cole Loss

Our city bruised but not beaten. The indelible images impressed on my retinas are invisible to him.

I Watched The World Burn From Exit 12

Kimberly Zapata Loss

It was not until I saw the World Trade Centers burn, not until we saw the skyline — our skyline —swallowed by fire and smoke and soot, I grasped the gravity of what was happening.

From Loss Comes Life

Kathleen Sullivan Loss

Today, there was laughter. I wiped away tears from my eyes. We had come full circle.

There Is More

Lexi Behrndt Loss

This place refocuses me on the profound magnificence of this world, the trivial of the problems of this life, and the fact that there is so, so much more.

Why My Miscarriage Made Me A Mom

Katherine Stanley Obando Loss

That’s what mothers are. We are not all optimists in the cheery, rainbow sense. We are optimists when it comes to our own ability to endure

Seeing Her Again

Larissa Peluso-Fleming Loss

Despite the empty pit in my heart that took up residence when my baby sister died, I feel as though I am “seeing” her every morning when the sun comes up when that little voice calls my name from her crib.