• Stop Telling Grieving Parents How They Should Grieve

    7 monthes ago - By Scary Mommy

    Trigger warning: child loss
    I follow a few little warriors on Facebook. Now, when I say warrior, what I mean is the brave, strong, and determined children who are terminally ill and fighting for their life in ways most adults have never had to. Depending on what the news may bring with each update, I either smile from the inside out when I see their faces on my feed, or I wipe several tears as they fall down my cheeks.
    I don't know these families personally. At the same time, part of me feels like I do. When you follow a child through the highs and lows of their childhood with a terminal...
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