Though, I’ve never lost a human child, I understand grief… My condolences to the original writer of this blog. My situation, I did grieve for a functionally, happy, “united family setting” in my childhood. Mine was, traumatic and horrific, leaving me with serious complications of thoughts, emotions, and behaviors well into my adulthood. Read on, and may writing be part of your healing of your wounded heart, body, soul.

The Blog

Blogs are incredible vehicles for exploring our passions and finding our voices. They can also be powerful tools for healing in the face of trauma; for many of us, the act of writing is a cathartic one.

These brave moms are blogging their way through one of life’s more traumatic losses: the loss of a child. Calling themselves babyloss blogs, they provide insight for those of us who have never experienced this unique pain and support for other parents starting to navigate the same grief — along with hope that life does go on, and happiness is still possible.

C is for Crocodile

2014 BlogHer Voices of the Year winner Timaree started C is for Crocodile to chronicle her pregnancy, never imagining that after three years and five months, she would instead be chronicling her son’s fight with juvenile myelomonocytic leukemia — an incredibly rare form of cancer. She blogged through his treatment…

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