Life After Loss: Katie's Story

4 years ago
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I’m hosting a Life After Loss series to share some of the stories that you all have shared with me. Your stories. Stories to help inspire those who are in the midst of loss and are looking for hope. Personally, I know that a light at the end of the tunnel – even if it’s far away – has been so helpful for what we’ve been through this year. And I hope it’s helpful to some of you, too.

Today’s story comes from my friend Katie* – someone I’ve known since high school – who reconnected with me after we lost Addison. I’ve changed the names in the story to keep her identity private, but she did give me permission to share this with you all.

*Names have been changed

I just read your last story on The Mommyhood Project and I really LOVE the fact that you are trying to help people who have lost children and don’t talk about it. I check your website every day because to me it feels like a comfortable place...Continue reading at The Mommyhood Project

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