One Year Ago Today,… (poems)

One year ago today, we lost our little girl, Hope, before we got a chance to know her. I’ve written about that day and the days of hurt that followed already, but I’d like to share a couple of poems that I carry in my heart for my little lost girl. The first is my […]

Losing Hope

Losing Hope

With the news that we were going to have twins, we started making preparations and adjusting the few plans we had already made. We learned from our doctor that the babies would be identical- they had separate amniotic sacs but shared a placenta – monozygotic twins. This was less common than fraternal twins (two sacs, two placentas) and also […]