“We were told ten days before birth that our daughter was stillborn. The link below tells the story from the young sibling’s point-of-view. it is a video slideshow, illustrated by unsentimental biographical paintings and has a soundtrack.”
Dramatic reading of a poem about miscarriage and stillbirth remembered and written by Kirstin Lukes, Editing, original music, WordArt Story, and narration by Jennifer Bluhm.
Bobby Maddex interviews Jenny Schroedel, author of Naming the Child.
(View in context on Ancient Faith Radio)
This is a clip from NBC’s Today Show, March 5, 2008.
For those who give birth to a stillborn baby, or those who learn their baby is terminal during the pregnancy, Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep offers a wonderful service–memorial photographs, free of charge in many cities and countries around the world. The book Naming the Child features an interview with Cheryl Haggard, co-founder of this organization, and mother of Maddex Achilles Haggard.
This video was shown at the 2008 SOFT Conference and is dedicated to all of the parents and families of babies born with Trisomy 13 and Trisomy 18.
To learn more about Trisomy, visit: http://www.trisomy.org
Peter Jon Gillquist recorded this song shortly after his baby, Zoe, was miscarried.[audio:zoe64k.mp3|titles=Zoe|artists=Peter Jon Gillquist]