I’m Karen Burgess the CEO of Petals, the baby loss counselling charity. I am also the founder, having set up Petals in 2011 – I am a counsellor by training and have been working with maternity services for 10 years.
After spending the past few weeks somewhat detached and distant from the brutal reality that is loosing our son (hence all the ranting on the blog), I've slipped close enough down the slow decline that I feel now my toes are firmly in the shitty waters. I hate it. I hate how grief takes hold … Continue reading The Downward Spiral