As Father’s Day approaches, I am once again reminded of all the fathers I know whose grief around pregnancy and infant loss is all too often unrecognized. Andrew Foster is …continue
The German poet Friedrich Ruckert once wrote: “O you, refuge of your father/light of joy/extinguished all too soon” in reference to the death of his child. Following the stillbirth of …continue
Our son was born 7 weeks ago tonight. It’s not possible to convey in words the feeling when I heard that cry. The feeling when the doctors from the PICU, …continue
This isn’t how I was supposed to spend my first Fathers’ Day. I was supposed to spend it playing with Elizabeth and reading her stories. I did read her stories, …continue
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