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Remembering Jesse

Monday, March 11, 2013

It was 15 years ago today that I lost my dear unborn child. I named him/her Jesse not knowing what the sex of the baby was. I have never written a blog about any of my miscarriages to mark an anniversary afraid that I might offend someone. However, I decided that this year I would because this baby was important to me and I want to acknowledge that this baby has always been and will always be loved. I love you Jesse!
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    Thank-you for stopping by my blog to encourage me. I really appreciate it.
    You must be a strong woman from what I've read so far. Keep up the good fight and attitude. Have a lovely week emoticon
    2731 days ago
  • LALMEIDA
    No I have not read it. I will have to check it out. It is interesting that I got this response now...it would have been Jesse's 15th birthday. Thanks for the post.
    2747 days ago
  • REBEKKAD
    This is awfully late, but thanks for sharing... Have you read "An Exact Replica of a Figment of My Imagination" by Elizabeth McCracken? I can't imagine losing a baby, but I thought she did a really wonderful job of telling her story about her loss--and explaining to the rest of us what that really meant. You can read a condensed version here. http://www.oprah.com/omagazine/Eliz
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  • ALEXSGIRL1
    first I am sending my love to you and Jesse. I am happy you wrote so many women go through this in silence . I have three angel babies I miss every day . I tell my two children they have powerful allies in heaven to watch over them. I believe Jesse feels your love just as my children feel mine. years ago I went to a special mass the catholic church in my neighborhood had for women who had miscarriages or lost children after birth. I am glad I went the children were blessed we wrote their names down if we wanted and placed them in a jar we all held hands at the altar it was most beautiful I am glad I went. hugs Jesse will always be with you .
    2911 days ago

    Comment edited on: 5/22/2013 4:04:17 PM
  • BEESPARKLE
    Sending my love to you and that is good you are able to do so to tell an open personal thing. That takes courage. When losing someone so precious as your child. .

    Many years ago I loss a twin. The other one today is now a grown man with a family.

    My Mom loss three of her children but God spared her to 95 years and her hubby 96.

    So I feel compassion for you.



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    Comment edited on: 5/16/2013 3:43:29 PM
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    I'm so sorry for the lost of your baby and that takes a lot of courage to share something like that and especially to be so personal. Thank you for sharing your story and I think for you to open your heart and let people to know about your pain and let any women out there to know that you are not alone in this dark times.

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    2924 days ago
  • VBPARROTHEAD
    Thank you for sharing, especially sharing Jesse's name. emoticon
    2953 days ago
  • NASFKAB
    prayers for you great you wrote the blog
    2973 days ago
  • SONYALATRECE
    Glad you wrote this blog.
    My heart goes out to you.
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    Never apologize for your emotions by not offending anyone.
    Their issues are THEIR issues!

    2976 days ago
  • CIERAPOET
    emoticon I Have 4 Babies In Heaven. One Is my First. I Say There's 2 Boys And 2 Girls. We Will See Them In Heaven!!! emoticon
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    2976 days ago
  • SLIMMERJESSE
    I lost my first son a few days after birth. I don't know that one ever is the same after losing children. We just learn to go on. Very sorry for your loss.
    2976 days ago
  • COMPUCATHY
    Awww...I'm so sorry. It's wonderful that you carry that love in your heart for your little Jesse. Thank you for sharing. Sending much comfort to you...((((hugs)))) Keep that smile in your heart. You have a little angel somewhere that is always with you. Thanks for your encouragement. Have a good weekend! Spark on! emoticon emoticon
    2978 days ago
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  • HENABELLE
    emoticon Hugs Linda, I'm thinking of you. I understand about keeping a date of the little one since I've also had several miscarriages.
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  • INCREDIBLYME
    emoticon 7 miscarriages and each one loved and missed- I feel your loss today
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  • DJ4HEALTH
    Even when you loss a child it still affects you and if people get offended then that is their problem.
    2982 days ago
  • 68ANNE
    I am with you!
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  • 1EMMA2011
    I feel so much compassion for you and am glad that you decided to write this blog. Thinking of you and praying for you on this day of special remembrance.

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    2982 days ago
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