The Name: Selah Joy Caroline

 “So what’s her name?”  Was the constant question, always.  Even in birth, I couldn’t answer.  For the first time in ten pregnancies, I was not sure of the name by birthing day.  I couldn’t answer, or then it would… Read More

Seven Days – Selah Joy Caroline

Seven days.  I awake without the cause being life scurrying within. Sugary treats are allowed, and my companion insulin shots and finger sticks are gone – the callouses and bruises are fading.  My night’s sleep is longer than… Read More

Tucker – Twelve Years in Glory

As I approached this February 8th, my fatigued mind and days have been busy with a newborn, Selah Joy Caroline.   When I allow myself to enter the compartmentalization of grief, I’m repeatedly brought to the same three thoughts:… Read More