Lisa Martin-DeMoor
Lisa Martin-DeMoor is the co-editor of How to Expect What You're Not Expecting: Stories of Pregnancy, Parenthood, and Loss (Touchwood Editions, 2013), and the author of an award-winning poetry collection, One crow sorrow (Brindle & Glass, 2008). She keeps a blog about writing and motherhood at

Entries by Lisa Martin-DeMoor

Blue Days and Dark Nights: Making Room for Loss at Christmas

(0) Comments | Posted December 20, 2013 | 4:46 PM

The first time I was pregnant, my sister arrived from B.C. a few days before Christmas. We had plans for the day she arrived: I would pick her up from the airport, take her to our favourite bookstore, then bring her along to a routine prenatal checkup with me.

Read Post