Sponsor Essay

The Give-and-Take of Grief

Michael Newland - Santa Rosa, California
As heard on NPR’s Weekend Edition, October 12, 2008

When archaeologist Michael Newland's first child died after being born prematurely, he felt he might drown in the emotions of his loss. Now Newland believes fully embracing his grief helped make him a better father to his second child, a daughter named Caitie Belle.