Discussing Death-Uncomfortable Silence

The month of July, for me, is truly a time of reflection. My youngest was killed in the month of July, making every July sad. Although he was grown when he died, age never disqualifies sorrow.

But following his death, I now understand the hurt mothers face when someone mentions their child without knowing they are dead.

Today I read an article that spoke to my heart. This article was worth re-posting.

To the Mom I Didn’t Mind Making Uncomfortable at the Playground

To the Mom I Didn’t Mind Making Uncomfortable at the Playground

I truly was enjoying our conversation at the playground. It was full of all the fluff and chit-chat I’ve come to appreciate as the mom of a young child. I find that these random mom meetings are a nice way to pass the time.

Then it happened.

Read the rest of the story here: https://www.yahoo.com/parenting/to-the-mom-i-didnt-mind-making-uncomfortable-at-122768443256.html

http://themighty.com/

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About Phoebe Leggett

Phoebe Leggett is an author, poet, and free-lance writer whose articles, stories, and poetry have enhanced the lives of many. In 2007 she received two awards for her work at the Blue Ridge Mountain Christian Writer’s Conference in Ridgecrest, North Carolina. Her articles, stories, and poetry have been published in adult and children’s Christian literature as well as online. Her books are available on Amazon.com under her name.
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