• this is motherhood, too: a vision brought to life.

    July 10, 2018, Michaela Evanow, 2 Comments

    When Florence was alive, I dreamt of bringing together mother’s that had experienced unusual motherhood experiences together. I imagined what it would look like to hold the hands of other bereaved mothers. To share the wild and painful and wonderful ways that motherhood has carved into us. To have someone

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  • my journey through postpartum anxiety

    February 23, 2018, Michaela Evanow, 1 Comments

    I’ve shared about my postpartum journey on the beautiful platform called This is Brave. “Postpartum anxiety. Anxiety in general. All of it. It really sucks. It wasn’t until recently that I realized I lived with anxiety for the last five years—the entirety of my motherhood journey. I had about two

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  • blessing for the broken dreams

    December 20, 2017, Michaela Evanow, 0 Comments

    These blessings are specifically written for mothers and fathers that have lost children, because this is a grief that is specific to me. However, I also wrote them with medical mamas and dads in mind. Grief and pain, however they have found you, are universal. You may want to rework

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  • blessing for the broken body

    December 7, 2017, Michaela Evanow, 0 Comments

    These blessings are specifically written for mothers and fathers that have lost children, because this is a grief that is specific to me. However, I also wrote them with medical mamas and dads in mind. Grief and pain, however they have found you, are universal. You may want to rework

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  • blessing for the broken heart

    December 1, 2017, Michaela Evanow, 2 Comments

    This advent season, I wanted to write, but I didn’t know where to start. The last seven months have been extraordinarily hard, as I’ve waded through grief and trauma. The emotions and fears that simmered under the surface for so long, erupted all over the place. My physical body suffered,

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