Category Archives: Teens

Forever in Our Hearts

Told by: Robin I was walking through the cemetery near my home in Kentucky recently and saw the tombstone of a child who was born and died on the same day. There was a stuffed Valentine’s Day bear sitting beside the … Continue reading

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Blessed by Bobby

Told by: Tresa Hello I am 18 years old and am a mother of an angel! On December 8, 2011 I was 20 weeks pregnant with a precious baby boy.  That day we were going to hear his heartbeat on … Continue reading

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I Loved You No Matter What

[Site Creator’s Note: all stories at stillbirthday are valuable and important.  Each reveals a mothers pain and hope.  Stories categorized as “loss after rape” have additional pain and likely involve additional, graphic content.  This story, shared by a loss mother, … Continue reading

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Safe Now with Grandpa

Told by: Kristin I was 18 years old, my dad had cancer, my mom is an alcoholic. I was still in high school, I dated a guy over ten years my senior (we worked together and even had the same … Continue reading

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My First Sweet Pea

Told by: Karen My first baby was Julianna Beth. I carried her close to my heart for 10 months….was in labor for almost a full month (this was in 1978), the doctors said that I didn’t know when I got pregnant (I was … Continue reading

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Before Him

Told by: Lauren A friend had a miscarriage this past week and it reminded me of my own experience in the subject. I was 16 and in a serious relationship with a boy I thought I’d be with forever. I … Continue reading

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