Why is it so hard to talk about pregnancy loss? Contributor Miranda Shafer asks some hard questions about how she reacted to her own sister’s miscarriage.

Amy explores the medical science underlying a case in Indiana where a woman who says she had a stillbirth was convicted of feticide. (Read more about the case here)

And a Tumblr project collects stories of mothers + soon-to-be moms who support abortion access.

Special thanks to Tara Shafer (reconceivingloss.com/), Veronica Arreola, and Rachel Perrone + Jodi Jacobson at RH Reality Check.

Logo created by Justin Schnarr.

Music credit:

  • Abe Sada. “The City” Beko 82. BEKO Digital Singles Label, 2011.
  • “Doctor True” by Jingle Punks, courtesy of YouTube Audio Library
  • Chris Zabriskie. “There are Many Different Kinds of Love.” 2010. Via WFMU Free Music Archive
  • Black Twigg Pickers and Steve Gunn. “Salted Caramel.” Natch1. 2012. Via WFMU Free Music Archive