Adrian's name in the sand at Anini Beach - Feature


Adrian's name in the sand at Anini Beach
Adrian’s name in the sand, Anini Beach, Kaui’i, Hawai’i (Miranda Hernandez)

Adrian James Hernandez is the planned and wanted child of Single Mother by Choice (SMC) Miranda Hernandez. Adrian died at the end of a full term pregnancy due to complications from undiagnosed preeclampsia.

Miranda Hernandez is a writer and mother to Adrian and his younger sister, nicknamed “Peanut”. Miranda holds a degree in Literature and Writing from the University of California at San Diego. She is grief positive, death positive, and believes in mutual respect amongst all religious, spiritual, and cultural traditions. She is neutral on all other issues. exists to share the story of Adrian and Miranda, and also to provide resources on stillbirth, grief, safe pregnancy, and parenting after loss. Transparent Logo 1

Information contained in this website is intended for personal informational use only, and is not intended to serve as professional medical or legal advice. Transparent Logo 1

All written content contained on this website is Copyright © E. Miranda Hernandez, 2016-2020, Some Rights Reserved.

The logo is derived from custom artwork created by Giovanna DiZurita and is used with full permission. The painting photographed as the feature image for 29 June 2017 is custom artwork created by Katy Martin and is used with full permission.

Other photographic and image content is used with permission where indicated.  All remaining photographic content is Copyright © E. Miranda Hernandez, 2016-2019, All Rights Reserved.

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