Latest Stillbirth Remembrance Day Stories

2008-07-15 18:00:13

By JAKE ARMSTRONG ATLANTA-Life was rolling along for Allie Brokhoff. She and her husband Andrew had just settled into their Richmond Hill home, and a trip to the doctor's office in mid-August 2007 confirmed she was three weeks away from adding a third healthy boy to their brood - Ethan Isaac Shark Brokhoff, a name their two sons helped choose. Days later, she noticed the unborn baby wasn't moving much. She ate a bowl of Cocoa Krispies, which usually elicited a flurry of activity from...

Word of the Day
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.