This article is an opinion piece. It does not replace medical advice, but it does encourage curiousity. I know that title feels a little intense, but now that I grabbed your attention let me explain the evolutionary beauty of what a virus called Covid can do for a stunned nation, correction, world. I have been preparing for something like a superbug virus to hit humanity ever since I was drawn into the… Read More
Today we start to look at the language of grief for support and understanding. We will explore the pain that comes after the sudden loss of a person, how loss is human, the collective layers of grief we are experiencing now and how grief can become our teacher.
My guests today are the inspirational Heidi Schmidgall and Kristin Carver. They will be talking about how they successfully protected their birth and maintained it as a celebratory, sacred and spiritual occasion despite being surprised with an early term labor and birth, an experience where our conventional birthing system leans toward medical intervention.