Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month

October is Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness month and October 15th is Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Day. On the 15th many families who are living with loss will light a candle at 7pm their time to create a “wave of light” in remembrance of their babies. At Kobacker House at 800 McConnell Drive, Columbus Ohio 43214, they are hosting a …

Surround me now, comfort me now

This song, written by Stephen Spritzer after the death of a friend from Hallowell, Maine, is a lovely meditation on loss. Carrie Cahill Mulligan, maker of extraordinarily beautiful hats, sent me a CD with this song on it. I listen to it often. You can read the lyrics here.