Tara Rigg writes about the complexities, joys, and misunderstandings of grief and parenting. She gratefully breathes in the mountain air surrounding her home in Bozeman, Montana where she lives with her husband and three young daughters. Her son, Beau, was stillborn in 2014.
Another year started, another year without our son, another year as a grieving mom walking around with an ever-present-yet-carefully-concealed broken heart. I started thinking about giving up on writing about grief. It's certainly not the most fun topic to write about and surely isn't that great to read about over and over and over. I'm sure my friends and family are often confronted with their loyalty every time I post something new. Some are very dedicated to reading my sad