Miscarriage Quotes (60 quotes)
Sylvia Plath’s Parliament Hill Fields: A poem about miscarriage
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Last night I got sucked into a Wikepedia black hole. She is most famous for her poetry and her novel The Bell Jar. She died at the age of 30 by suicide after a lifelong struggle with depression. Anyway, somewhere in my mindless clicking I happened upon a poem she wrote called Parliament Hill Fields. She is said to have written this poem about one week after suffering a miscarriage. Do you guys know this poem? Plath lost a child most people never knew existed.
Your Questions. Online Counseling. Book Store. Keepsake Store. Grief surrounding miscarriage is rarely recognised by family and friends, yet it is just as painful and difficult for the sufferer as many other losses. It may be that the longed for child gave hope and dreams for a future family life. Plans that are now on hold.