Posts Tagged ‘trauma’

How Do I Cope With Life After Hugo?

How do I cope with life after Hugo? It is a question I am often asked, and a question to which there is not a simple or easy answer. Please do not think me dismissive or rude if I cannot provide an answer either quickly, or at all. Please do not think me evasive if […] Read more…

Standing on the Periphery

I am standing on the periphery. The periphery of the life that should have been mine. The life that should have belonged to Hugo. I am standing on the lip of a chasm. The chasm that my life fell in to. Two years ago this week I discovered I was pregnant. Oh, the joy and […] Read more…

Things That Make Me Smile

This week has been pretty horrendous emotionally: triggers and a general feeling of melancholy conspired to give me a miserable few days. It was like I was transported back to the turmoil of several months ago: missing Hugo so desperately; remembering my own time in hospital, feeling utterly helpless. Trapped in my head, a vortex of […] Read more…

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