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I Parents That Have Lost A Child

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 17 People

    Loss Of A Child

    This may be a strange situation, but I was just wondering if anyone else is going thru this.My 8 month old daughter was murdered by her father when I was at the grocery store. This happened 42 years ago, but I can't seem to get over it. I have been to therapy and trying to get...
    skowron5 skowron5 61-65, F Jan 26, 2012

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    I Lost My Son At 171/2.

         In the early moring  of New Years Day in 2010, my son Andrew was killed in a Hit and Run. He was 171/2 years old. When I awoke that moring I know something was wrong, but never expected what I heard on the other end of the phone at 11:30 am that day. That's right, I...
    brokenhearted1110 brokenhearted1110 31-35, F Jun 14, 2011

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    My Sister Lost Her 13 Month Old Daughter

    my sister lynn lost her baby 1988 her daughter jana' chay her daughter had a problem with her heart the day she was born. my sister was all set to take her daughter home and her baby's doctor got sick that day and another doctor she was a heart specailest for peds. and...
    lunnas lunnas 41-45, F 5 Responses Mar 24, 2010

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    My Lil Man

    on march 24th 2012 i tucked my 22 month old baby in his twin size bed we read a book and then his daddy came in and wee rubbed carsons cheek till he feel asleep.his daddy shut the bed room door that carson could open at anytime he wanted as he did all the time .march 25 2012 i...
    khensley82790 khensley82790 22-25, F Jul 26, 2012

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    My Sweet Boy I Have Lost

    Wednesday, May 23rd, my fiancee, who was 33 weeks pregnant at the time, noticed he hadn't moved much that day. She talked to her Mom and my Mom and was assured it was not abnormal for a child, in the womb, at that age sleep a lot and don't move much. Plus, she had a scheduled...
    DeclansDaddy DeclansDaddy 31-35 Jun 15, 2012

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    My 11 Year Old Angel!

    My 11 year old daughter emma was an adorable child. She always used to play outside and wanted to be with her friends. She loved chocolate! Emma was a perfectly healthy child until what happened on a quite normal saturday afternoon. We were just leaving the house when we were...
    caldoras caldoras 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 19, 2011

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    Related Experiences

    I'm not altogether sure we are supposed to have lifetime intimate relationships with our children. I am estranged from my son AGAIN for the seventh time. He is 46 yrs old. I have...
    Ub12 Ub12 61-65, F 1 Response Sep 19

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    I dreamt of being a mom as far back as I can remember. My dad had decided I was going to college and I was going, but I wanted to be a mom too.I can remember that I wanted twins. A...
    akindheart akindheart 56-60, F 17 Responses Sep 2

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    This year I have lost my dad in January and my mum in June ...way too much to handle with anxiety and depression😪
    catyoung catyoung 56-60, F 2 Responses Sep 4

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    Have Lost My Best Friend Well it's been 4 years today since you were taken away from Mr Jamie my best friend my gay soul mate you made me laugh always you made me smile when I was...
    leahlovesyou leahlovesyou 18-21, F Sep 6

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    I used to be a very happy person. In the last 4 years I have lost so much of myself that I don't know if I can ever find me again. I married my second husband and thought we would...
    GrannyC4 GrannyC4 46-50, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    i think we should understand the meaning of our dad and mom before we have lost them :(
    berealistic811 berealistic811 26-30, M 2 Responses Sep 2

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    I have lost my puppy. I only had him for a year but I feels like longer. I just can't deal I don't see how someone can hit a dog and not even stop to see if he's ok. Husky kins...
    forders forders 13-15, F 3 Responses Sep 17

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    I recently wrote my story about how much I have lost faith in God and how unfair He has been to me. Well, I think after the events of this last week, I am officially done with Him...
    SD4me SD4me 41-45, F Sep 22

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    It hurts a lot. You find someone who becomes a big part of your life, and you need them. Then one day, they aren't there anymore and you're left with that empty space feeling lost...
    rirxalri rirxalri 16-17, F 2 hrs ago

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    I lost both parents by the age of 18. My dad died of a brain tumour when I was 17, then my mum died also of cancer when I was 18. I have to live the rest of my life without them.
    Jen97 Jen97 22-25, F 3 Responses Sep 20

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    My adult children are treating me so abominably, it's shocking. After years of trying to heal this extremely dysfunction family (family counseling--alone--for 18 years), I now...
    5THCommandment 5THCommandment 61-65, F 1 Response Sep 8

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    11 weeks ago I lost my mom to cancer... she was been diagnosed in March, a week before my 39th birthday... Three weeks after she passed my dad committed suicide. I am...
    spiritvoyage spiritvoyage 36-40 1 Response Sep 11

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    My mom died on her birthday, 19th March 2014 after being in hospital for eight days..that was a devastating shock to us all. Than my dad died on the 19th August 2014, exactly five...
    Leona452 Leona452 31-35, F 7 Responses Sep 2

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    So, I have a unique story. I have been diagnosed with panic attacks and being bipolar just this past year. I thought of suicide but never went through with it. I got locked up in a...
    shmaves shmaves 26-30, M 2 Responses Sep 18

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    My son also married a woman that is extremely controlling and doesn't want him to have a relationship with his family and friends anymore now that she is in his life. They allowed...
    PeaceAndHappinessFirst PeaceAndHappinessFirst 46-50, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I have recently been diagnosed with bipolar disorder, this is after a very bad manic few months and time in a psychiatric unit. I lost my children and my husband. I am on the road...
    Fastheart14 Fastheart14 31-35, F Sep 15

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    Who & where is God? What perfect being creates an imperfect world? Why does evil exist? How does an all mighty powerful creature hide from a mere germ in a enormous galactic solar...
    Mind3Body Mind3Body 18-21, M 2 Responses Sep 22

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    nothing has changed since all of this begun...every effort i make to return to god only makes things worse...i have prayed, tried to stand on faith, cried[still do] begged and...
    brokenhope4ever brokenhope4ever 46-50, F 2 Responses Sep 21

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    Very much so. I mean there was years I couldn't look in a mirror without crying. I really don't like myself. There's only a cple of things about myself I really like but other than...
    lostwithin25 lostwithin25 22-25, F 3 days ago

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    Well it's been 4 years today since you were taken away from Mr Jamie my best friend my gay soul mate you made me laugh always you made me smile when I was sad you had ny back like...
    leahlovesyou leahlovesyou 18-21, F Sep 6

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    I had success with a great family, with work where I was respected and valued by my company and by my customers. I worked hard on improving my health, and had finally reached my...
    gmeza98 gmeza98 51-55, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I lost a part of me when someone very important to me left. I was too dependent on him and didn't think anything bad would happen. If I were to say I lost a part of me a year ago...
    wedgieshurtalot wedgieshurtalot 16-17, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    One day 7 yrs ago I woke up to hearin my grandfather died. By afternoon my kids got taken away by CPS By 3 my best friend hung herself her little boy found her by 8 I found my man...
    Lonely30Girl Lonely30Girl 26-30, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I had an eating disorder as an athlete. I lost my friends, the trust only fmaily, and myself. I no longer play national tennis tournaments or get straight A's in school. I no...
    GetYourFreakOn GetYourFreakOn 16-17, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    In the year of Woodstock, I had a girlfriend who was pregnant and as far as I know gave birth and gave up the child for adoption. I cannot find her and know little abut the birth...
    maxico90 maxico90 61-65, M 3 days ago

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    I lost my mom a year and 4 months ago. It's been one of the hardest things I've ever dealt with...
    MarisoleLane MarisoleLane 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 2

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    To all you people trying to lose weight by using a special diet or a supplement... The real way to lose weight (I've lost 70 pounds over the last year) is to change your life. Cut...
    JamisonKs JamisonKs 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 4

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    I lost 10 pounds in one month, I'm 5/10 and I'm 148pounds I know that is a bad thing, what should I do
    dominick6 dominick6 13-15, M Sep 5

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    Quite proud, lost a bit of weight.
    teebagg teebagg 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 6

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    After some self discovery and life changing experiences I started working out and eating healthy dally. Nearly 6 month ago i weighed 300 pounds. (thats 21.428 stone for my english...
    aFuzzyBlouw aFuzzyBlouw 18-21, M 2 Responses Sep 6

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    I feel like I lost all hope on ep I give up my heart it's broke good bye
    Lewisukbro Lewisukbro 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 7

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    I miss my mom. I lost her 4/1/2013 and it still hurts like yesterday. She battled ovarian cancer for 17 long months. I was with her when she passed and it wasn't peaceful. It...
    jusloveme jusloveme 36-40, F Sep 14

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    About three and a half years ago I lost my beloved Blitz. We'd been together since i was a baby. She passed from kidney failure. She was only 11. Blitz had long calico hair and...
    DancerGal3 DancerGal3 13-15, F 2 Responses Sep 18

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    Do you know anything worse then rolling into your driveway and seeing your unconditionally loving pet whom you've had since he was a puppy's lifeless body lying there? He was just...
    Someoneatschoolfoundme Someoneatschoolfoundme 16-17, F 11 Responses Sep 20

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    Listening. Lost it. Attacked. Undefended. Discriminated against Invalidated. All of these caused me to lose my gift. Reviewed my day. Noticed. Sought...
    Livyn4pals Livyn4pals 46-50, M 3 Responses Sep 22

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    At one point of time YOU did have some faith in God, because you wouldn't had said you "lost" faith in Him. Whatever your going through, don't let it cloud or darken your love and...
    Salute2MyFlaws Salute2MyFlaws 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 22

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    I one day woke up to see that my uncle had been shot and killed and then on lost friends, my friendship with my mother got worse, school got harder, EVERYTHING GOT WORSE :(((( Now...
    Emoheartbroken Emoheartbroken 13-15, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Everytime I trust people I feel they let me down, it's always me running around telephoning my friends they never invite me out when they go down the pub - so I stopped running...
    DexterUk DexterUk 41-45, M a week ago

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    I lost my left pinky toe. What about you?
    PointlessSafety PointlessSafety 13-15, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I lost part of myself. I'm finding it hard to be happy with who I am & who I'm with anymore. Used to be the one to make everyone laugh now I'm so full of self doubt that I can...
    MyNameIsKita MyNameIsKita 22-25, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I lost faith in God. I don't believe he ever loved me, I don't think he ever cared about me, and I also feel like he hates me and is punishing me for losing faith in him. :'( I don...
    Ki123 Ki123 18-21, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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