I suppose it didn’t feel right for me to launch this blog series without a little introduction from me as to why I think it’s so important. When I found out I had been nominated for the Tommy’s The Baby Charity “Mum’s Voice” award I felt so proud, of Teddy. I felt proud to have been able to tell the world about him, and that they weren’t afraid to read it. People weren’t scared that it was catching or that I was trying to share a message of doom and gloom. I felt proud that I had been able to chip away at that stigma that baby loss is still haunted by, that there would perhaps be less head-tilters and more people saying “Tell me more about your son…”
Elle Wright is a wife, mother, author and blogger. After the death of her son, Teddy, at three days old, Elle started writing to navigate her new life and as a way to feel purpose again. Her Feathering The Empty Nest blog is a way of finding light in darkness, positivity in times of desperation and, hopefully, making a few people laugh along the way.
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