Miscarriage. A word that carries so much pain. A word that one in four women will hear in the first twenty weeks of pregnancy. Twenty-five percent of women share that pain. Miscarriage was something I had never thought would happen to me, I never once thought I would have to go through that painful experience.… Continue reading Miscarriage
A little girl sat on the swing set in her front yard, blankly staring at the grass beneath her white shoes, she did not move when her father placed his hand upon her shoulder. “Octavia, come inside now, it is getting late.” Still she sat, silently. “I know that you are sad right now, but… Continue reading With the Angels?
My eyes were locked on the ground as the tears slid down my cheeks. I wanted to scream, I wanted to punch something, I wanted to know why. He broke his promise. He lied. I raised my head and stared at the coffin sitting over a six-foot hole. The smooth surface of the coffin used… Continue reading ‘Just Another Woman’