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Facing IVF.

Dear Blog, DON’T DIE ON ME! I’M SORRY I NEGLECTED YOU. I want to write more but I’m in a perplexing state of indifference and I’m wondering if this is normal. At some point in the near future, I’ll be

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Trying to figure it all out.

Written yesterday on my shiny new mini iPad.. Only I would manage burn myself in a hospital. Mr. Husband’s in for a bronchoscopy (I can’t even pronounce the word) and I decided I deserved sugar (a hot chocolate) while I

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Another Christening. #FML

You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth. – Khalil Gibran I have to go to a Christening tomorrow and truth be told I don’t want to go.  I really, really don’t want to

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Posted in Emotions + Coping

I’ve learned that some words are very powerful when you need hope or faith or to believe. That offering those words to the person suffering is like offering water to a thirsty person. I’ve also learned to try to quiet

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Mo’s LOLcat.. which made me LOL

To my newly pregnant blogger friends – don’t take it personally, I can cope with hearing your news and I’m genuinely happy that you’ve made it to the other side. These are just the emotions of an infertile – we’re

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In all things it is better…

In all things it is better to hope than to despair

– Johann Wolfgang von Goethe 

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Infertility, despair, tarot cards and acceptance

Despair is no stranger, she has sat with me with many times. I’ve thought about writing this post on grief and mourning many times too. I fear despair. She is a demon to me. I avoid her and so I

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Posted in Emotions + Coping, Religion + Spiritual

Originally posted on What Dream May Come:
“The world is a looking glass. It gives back to every [wo]man a true reflection of [her] own thoughts.  Rule your mind or it will rule you.” ~Buddha I have seen it time…

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Oh, what a power is motherhood, possessing
A potent spell. All women alike
Fight fiercely for a child.

~ Euripides, Iphigenia in Aulis, c. 405 B.C.

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