Podcasts + Tunes
Subscribe to our curated playlist on Spotify! Or, listen to individual episodes and full podcast series that tackle tough topics surrounding miscarriage, loss and grief.
The Noble Paperie on Spotify
We have been hard at work on a Spotify community for The Noble Paperie brand and are proud to share it here! Studies have shown music can be an effective pain reliever and we want to share some of the songs that were poignant during our own loss. We hope this playlist will continue to support women struggling with miscarriage, infertility, and other pregnancy-related issues through music! Check back often as we continue to build community in this space.
Episode 8: Liz on Miscarriage + Motherhood • Released May 14, 2017
hey, girl. is a podcast that unites the voices of phenomenal women near and far. Created with sisterhood and storytelling in mind, author Alex Elle sits down with people who inspire her. From friends to family members and strangers, the hey, girl. guests give us a peek into their stories through candid and intimate conversations.
Goal Digger Podcast
Episode 061: What Miscarriage is Really Like • Released June 28, 2017
The live-workshop style business podcast that is helping thousands redefine success and chase bolder dreams. You can train from the experts on how to dig in, do the work, and tackle your biggest goals along the way. Host Jenna Kutcher takes a time-out from her typical podcast style to share her very personal experience with her own miscarriage.
This American Life
Episode 193: Stories of Loss • Released September 14, 2001
This American Life is a weekly public radio program and podcast. Each week they choose a theme and put together different kinds of stories based on that theme. And while this episode is not solely devoted to miscarriage, the themes of people trying to make sense of life in the wake of loss and grief is profound...and worth a listen. (Side note: this is Kate's all-time-favorite podcast series!)
Managing Miscarriage is a podcast hosted by Melissa Wittman where other women share their stories of loss from miscarriage. Listening to other women share about their experiences through miscarriage can be a therapeutic way to heal when you're in the thick of your loss.
The Joyful Mourning
A Podcast for Women Who Have Experienced Pregnancy or Infant Loss
The Joyful Mourning is a podcast with honest conversations from real women as they share candidly about their own experience of loss and what it has looked like for them to navigate grief. If you have experienced the loss of a baby and are searching for hope and joy and just another mama who understands what you are going through, then this podcast is for you. If you are a friend or a family member of someone who has experienced the loss of a baby and are looking for ways to intentionally care for and love the one grieving, this podcast is for you too.
Sisters in Loss
Erica M. McAfee helps black women gain clarity and peace no matter life's challenges, circumstances, and hurts. She loves encouraging those who have experienced a miscarriage, infant loss, or infertility. She wants to empower these women to share their stories, to help inspire others and let them know that they are not alone. Join Erica weekly as she shares stories of grief and pregnancy-loss on her podcast, and through her journey as a special needs mom.
What's Your Grief?
The What’s Your Grief Podcast is hosted by Eleanor Haley and Litsa Williams, two mental health professionals, that seek to leave no stone unturned in demystifying the complicated and sometimes crazy experience of living life after loss. With one digestible topic at a time, Haley and Williams distill topics ranging from grief theory to coping. Although this podcast isn't specific to miscarriage or child loss, the overall themes of moving through the grieving process are super helpful... and the fact that it's hosted by two down-to-earth ladies that make you feel comfortable in your own skin, gives you just one more reason to listen.
Messy Roads of Motherhood
The Messy Roads of Motherhood Podcast is a show featuring women sharing their journey to becoming moms. Host Sarah Aschkenas hopes for the podcast to give women a place to freely share their story, because each and every experience is worth being told. The topics range from infertility, adoption, and loss, to single-motherhood, blended families and everything in between. Nothing is off limits so every guest can speak candidly about their story! Please note that Sarah is currently taking a break from curating new episodes at the moment, but all previous episodes can still be found on their website and iTunes.
Episode 029: Preterm Birth and Loss (Sweet Afton) • Released October 16, 2017
Motherbirth is beautiful podcast hosted by Melissa Reeves (a mother + doula) and Laura Rice (a labor and delivery nurse + aspiring midwife) that shares vivid and inspiring birth stories, meaningful advice from guest experts, and honest exploration of what is means to become a mother. They hold firm to the belief that "not just babies are born, mothers are born too." It's worth subscribing to listen to all episodes of this podcast, but Episode 29 specifically, was heart-wrenchingly beautiful. Melissa and Laura invited Lindsay Ostrom from A Pinch of Yum onto the podcast to share the moving story of delivering her son at 23 weeks, and how she chose to spend their few precious hours together. There is so much beauty and truth in this episode—it is very much worth a listen.