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Three Minus One: Stories of Parents' Love and Loss #2020

Three Minus One Stories of Parents Love and Loss Three Minus One Parents Stories of Love and Loss is a collection of intimate soul baring stories and artwork by parents who have lost a child to stillbirth miscarriage or neonatal death inspired b

  • Title: Three Minus One: Stories of Parents' Love and Loss
  • Author: Dafna Michaelson Jenet Sean Hanish Brooke Warner S. Vest Julie Christine Johnson
  • ISBN: 9781938314803
  • Page: 202
  • Format: Paperback
  • Three Minus One: Stories of Parents' Love and Loss By Dafna Michaelson Jenet Sean Hanish Brooke Warner S. Vest Julie Christine Johnson, Three Minus One Parents Stories of Love and Loss is a collection of intimate, soul baring stories and artwork by parents who have lost a child to stillbirth, miscarriage, or neonatal death, inspired by the film Return to Zero The loss of a child is unlike any other, and the impact that it has on the mother, the father, their family, and their friends is devastating a shThree Minus One Parents Stories of Love and Loss is a collection of intimate, soul baring stories and artwork by parents who have lost a child to stillbirth, miscarriage, or neonatal death, inspired by the film Return to Zero The loss of a child is unlike any other, and the impact that it has on the mother, the father, their family, and their friends is devastating a shockwave of pain and guilt that spreads through their entire community But the majority of those affected, especially mothers, often suffer their pain in silence, convinced that their grief and trauma is theirs to bear alone This anthology of raw memoirs, heartbreaking stories, truthful poems, beautiful painting, and stunning photography from the parents who have suffered child loss offers insight into this unique, devastating and life changing experience breaking the silence and offering a ray of hope to the many parents out there in search of answers, understanding, and healing.

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    1. Disclosure note I am one of the contributors to this anthology In July 2009, my first pregnancy ended at eleven weeks In July 2012, my second pregnancy ended at ten weeks There will be no others Those experiences as well as the years of baffling infertility that preceded the losses, the attempts at adoption, the anger and hope, resolution and relief, the sense of a life unfinished and unfulfilled have shaped me as an adult They have affected me as a woman, a writer, as the mother I will always b [...]

    2. Powerful heartbreaking, validating This book helps break the silence around baby loss, a silence that needs to be shattered.

    3. I really enjoyed that the book gave a voice to so many parents who have experienced infant loss, stillbirth and miscarriage I feel that there are a good number of people today who don t understand mourning for a child that was never given the chance to live outside of the mother s womb Even those that seem to understand want to put a time limit on how long a parent can acceptably mourn There are still those who think it s socially intolerable to even speak of such things let alone grieve for a c [...]

    4. The stories were primarily by parents but there were a few by other family members, such as grandparents, as well I expected the sadness but was surprised by the hopefulness many stories ended with.There was a pattern for the mothers of children lost in utero Most had a sentence along the lines of a good mom would know when it had happened , feeling guilty when they were shocked to discover no heartbeat and or her baby had passed away between appointments Hopefully by sharing their stories and s [...]

    5. Sean Hanish 90CoeditorFrom On Wisconsin Magazine s Fall 2015 issue After studying with film theorist David Bordwell at the UW, Sean Hanish 90 of Pasadena, California, has become a writer, director, and producer in film and other media He and his wife, Kiley, have created the film Return to Zero, starring Minnie Driver, based on their experiences of the stillbirth loss of their son Kelly Kahl 89 served as its executive producer The Hanishes believe that sharing their story through screenings worl [...]

    6. This compilation is written by parents and family members who have suffered from still birth, infant death, and miscarriage It is heart wrenching and beautiful It is full of poems, essays, and tributes to so many lives ended too soon Highly recommended, especially for those dealing with such difficult circumstances, or for those wanting to better understand, in light of the grief of a friend or loved one.

    7. A great compilation of stories that let you know you are not alone in the journey that this book is about.

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