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Posts Written By: pkcrespo

More Than

More than just a name, was yours Jonathan, from heaven above, its meaning, “gift of God” our son, full of love. More than just a fetus, or merely scanned as “baby B” you mean and…
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Sweet Baby Rose

so, so tiny quiet perfect baby girl. beautiful long fingers. beautiful long toes. mouth opens to say a silent hello. arm trembles as her body quietly dies. quietly dies. quietly dies. eyes never open, her…
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Adoption

The hope to have a child again “When the door of happiness closes, another opens; but at times we keep looking at the closed door for so long that we don’t see the other one.”…
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Broken Water

By Kristie Shulman HAND of Santa Cruz County A river of fluid gushes from my body. I’m deflating, dissolving into the emptiness… The evacuation has begun. Seven long months, two to go, and you have…
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