In April 2010, our first daughter Sophie arrived stillborn after 8 months. From the moment my wife went for a routine checkup and they couldn’t find a heartbeat, to all the other events that unfolded over the next 24 hours (including our daughter’s birth), it was by far the most traumatic event of my life.
In the weeks that followed, we tried a couple support groups but that didn’t work out well. I think each of those groups could have gone much better if the facilitators didn’t allow one couple to highjack the group exclusively for 45 minutes. That… Continue reading