#misCOURAGE stories

Heartbreaking stories. Devastating stories. The miscarriage story needs to change. That’s why we’ve created Tommy’s Book of #misCOURAGE. With these stories we will help spread the word that miscarriage can no longer be ignored.

Heartbreaking stories. Devastating stories. The miscarriage story needs to change. That's why we've created Tommy's book of #misCOURAGE. Read this story now and help spread the word that miscarriage can no longer be ignored. Help us change the story to save babies' lives.

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    • Miscarriage

      An unsent pregnancy announcement

      Due to the previous pregnancy ending in miscarriage, I was very anxious about the new pregnancy. I wanted it so badly, but I knew how easily it could be taken away from me.

    • Miscarriage

      It happened again

      We had to carry on with normality despite a broken heart as we had my stepdaughter with us and it was Christmas after all.

    • Miscarriage

      I will not be beaten

      The pure excitement I had over my first pregnancy isn't there but only a glimmer of hope, daring not to breathe in case something goes wrong or its too good to be true.

    • Miscarriage

      You're not alone..

      I'm telling my story because it feels like such a taboo subject to talk about. Everyone announces when they are expecting but not enough people openly talk about the babies they have lost.

    • Rainbow baby

      A bruise on my heart forever

      I lost two babies. Its a deeply hidden pain, we don't wear a badge saying 'I lost a baby'.

    • Miscarriage

      Hiding the broken heart

      You never begrudge the blessing of others having children, but it hurts.

    • Flowers

      Love never ends

      I knew instantly I knew that my baby was gone. I went straight to the out-of-hours doctors who I explained everything too.

    • Flowers

      In Another Life

      In another life there would be one of the following: a 15 month old, a 6 month old, a newborn, or a 12 week bump, as well as my beautiful and precious 6 year old child.

    • New shoots

      Here one day gone the next

      In truth, I wanted to scream at the world that I had lost one of the most important people I would never know.

    • Story of Miscourage

      Bad Friday

      Good Friday was not Good Friday. It was Bad Friday. It was the day we found out our baby had stopped growing and didn’t have a heartbeat.

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