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World Childless Week Webinar

World Childless Week Webinar

Image description: A blue forget-me-not with a yellow and white centre - the World Childless Week logo.   We recently presented a free webinar on writing for wellbeing for World Childless Week. World Childless Week was founded by Stephanie Phillips in 2017 to...

More To Life Webinar

More To Life Webinar

Photo by Jess Bailey on Unsplash We were thrilled to be invited by More To Life (part of the charity Fertility Network UK) to take part in their webinar series on 11 May 2020. We walk about how writing has helped us to heal from the grief of childlessness and share...

The Healing Power of Writing by Meriel Whale

The Healing Power of Writing by Meriel Whale

Photo by Kat Stokes on Unsplash The below blog post was written by Words That Heart workshop designer & facilitator Meriel Whale and originally published on her website. Meriel is a counsellor specialising in supporting people who are childless-not-by-choice and...

Grief Comes in Different Colours

Grief Comes in Different Colours

The below article, about disenfranchised grief, was the first public thing I ever wrote about childlessness, back in 2017. It’s a deeply personal piece, and every time I share it, I feel nervous, although I've only ever received positive comments in response to it. I...

Online Writing for Wellbeing Webinar

Online Writing for Wellbeing Webinar

On 21 January 2020, we broadcast our first ever free online writing for wellbeing webinar exclusively for childless-not-by-choice people (generously supported by the Arts Council England). Many thanks to everyone who took part. Don't worry if you missed it - it's...