Finding Hope Through the Loss of MiscarriageBook - 2016
"Chasing Light" speaks to the challenges of expanding a family, the pain of loss, and the test of being a mother and a wife in the face of grief. With twenty-five percent of known pregnancies ending in miscarriage, this story discusses normalizing grief by creating open and honest conversations about loss.
Drawing attention to some unknown aspects of what happens during a miscarriage, this memoir shares personal accounts of how community, support, and hope can be found during a time that can be so isolating. The author shares truthfully about depression and pregnancy after loss and includes heart-wrenching conversations with her three-year-old who tries to understand her parents' grief.
This story is a battle of the mind, body, and spirit to find wholeness through trials and is the continuous journey to seek recovery and healing after pregnancy loss.
About the Author:
Stefanie Tong is an early childhood educator, freelance writer, and speaker. Her writing earned her a spot as a finalist in the 2015 Word Alive Press and Women's Journey of Faith non-fiction manuscript contest. She shares honestly about grief, pregnancy loss, and parenting. Stefanie resides with her family in Vancouver, BC, Canada, and enjoys connecting with her readers at stefanie.ca.