1 hr 41 min

When Stillbirth Leads to Freebirth: Savannah’s Story Free Birth Society

    • Society & Culture

Today on the show we have Savannah, a graduate of The Radical Birth Keeper School, and she’s here to tell her big and important story of birth, single motherhood, loss, and claiming her freedom as a woman.

Savannah’s first birth resulted in heartbreaking, but so common, midwifery sabotage and betrayal, with a totally unnecessary transfer to the hospital. Many years later, Savannah re-partners, and finds herself pregnant again. Tragically, she lost that baby on her 40 week date. Savannah tells us the gutting story of birthing her stillborn son in the hospital. She shares how in her mourning, she was guided to this very podcast, and then to our Radical Birth Keeper School, where she found deep healing and support.

In navigating her first birth outside the system and contending with fear, Savannah steps fully into her power and freebirths her next baby, just 11 months after the loss of her last baby.

These are the kinds of real and difficult conversations we do not shy away from in The Radical Birth Keeper School. Birth work is death work. If you’re ready to lean into the depth of this work, this is our last call for this year’s session of The Radical Birth Keeper School. Go to radicalbirthkeeperschool.com and grab one of our last spots now. 

Grab some tissues and settle in for Savannah’s story. 

Here's what you'll hear in Savannah’s story:

✨How a vision during her unexpected pregnancy solidified her decision to bring her son to earth

✨The sabotage by medical midwives of her home birth and the unnecessary hospital transfer

✨How she intuited during her second pregnancy that something was wrong 

✨Her joy of experiencing birth, but also the grief that her baby had left his body

✨The wisdom and guidance received through her loss

✨How she found The RBK School, enrolled, and allowed it to blow her world wide open

✨Her third pregnancy and the magic of attending Matriarch Rising Festival at 35 weeks pregnant

✨Her fast and intense freebirth witnessed by her husband and son

✨The deep work of integrating grief with a new baby

 

⭐ Join the Radical Birth Keeper School! Enrollment is open NOW!

⭐ Don't miss the MatriBirth Midwifery Institute,  Join the waitlist and receive all the details late spring

Connect with Free Birth Society 👇

We're *so close* to hitting our goal of videos for our Sovereign Birth collection on Youtube!  Help us get there by submitting your video here.

Get our *FREE* Freebirth Starter Kit here!

-Matriarch Rising Festival: Tickets are on sale NOW!  Apply here to be a work trade volunteer at this year's women-only festival in the Blue ridge Mountains.

-The Podcast: Leave us a review on Apple Podcasts and let us know your biggest takeaway – whether it’s inspired you to freebirth or to dive deeper into sovereign living. Submit your own sovereign birth story here! Want your product or brand featured on a podcast with 5M+ downloads? Request to become a podcast sponsor by emailing us at podcast@freebirthsociety.com

-The Complete Guide to Freebirth: a self-guided online intensive course that will teach you everything you need to know about how to birth freely and in your power.

-Follow us on Instagram @freebirthsociety for more daily inspiration on freebirth, the sovereign birth paradigm, authentic midwifery and so much more.

-The Lighthouse: our exclusive membership for radical, curious, wild women. We only welcome new women to our private sanctuary a few times per year.

-Feature Emilee: If you want Emilee Saldaya, the trailblazer of the free birth movement with 20+ years of experience, on your podcast, email us at podcast@freebirthsociety.com

-And, of course, we couldn’t do what we do without your support, so if you feel called to make a donation to the podcast, it would be greatly appreciated. Click here to donate.

Today on the show we have Savannah, a graduate of The Radical Birth Keeper School, and she’s here to tell her big and important story of birth, single motherhood, loss, and claiming her freedom as a woman.

Savannah’s first birth resulted in heartbreaking, but so common, midwifery sabotage and betrayal, with a totally unnecessary transfer to the hospital. Many years later, Savannah re-partners, and finds herself pregnant again. Tragically, she lost that baby on her 40 week date. Savannah tells us the gutting story of birthing her stillborn son in the hospital. She shares how in her mourning, she was guided to this very podcast, and then to our Radical Birth Keeper School, where she found deep healing and support.

In navigating her first birth outside the system and contending with fear, Savannah steps fully into her power and freebirths her next baby, just 11 months after the loss of her last baby.

These are the kinds of real and difficult conversations we do not shy away from in The Radical Birth Keeper School. Birth work is death work. If you’re ready to lean into the depth of this work, this is our last call for this year’s session of The Radical Birth Keeper School. Go to radicalbirthkeeperschool.com and grab one of our last spots now. 

Grab some tissues and settle in for Savannah’s story. 

Here's what you'll hear in Savannah’s story:

✨How a vision during her unexpected pregnancy solidified her decision to bring her son to earth

✨The sabotage by medical midwives of her home birth and the unnecessary hospital transfer

✨How she intuited during her second pregnancy that something was wrong 

✨Her joy of experiencing birth, but also the grief that her baby had left his body

✨The wisdom and guidance received through her loss

✨How she found The RBK School, enrolled, and allowed it to blow her world wide open

✨Her third pregnancy and the magic of attending Matriarch Rising Festival at 35 weeks pregnant

✨Her fast and intense freebirth witnessed by her husband and son

✨The deep work of integrating grief with a new baby

 

⭐ Join the Radical Birth Keeper School! Enrollment is open NOW!

⭐ Don't miss the MatriBirth Midwifery Institute,  Join the waitlist and receive all the details late spring

Connect with Free Birth Society 👇

We're *so close* to hitting our goal of videos for our Sovereign Birth collection on Youtube!  Help us get there by submitting your video here.

Get our *FREE* Freebirth Starter Kit here!

-Matriarch Rising Festival: Tickets are on sale NOW!  Apply here to be a work trade volunteer at this year's women-only festival in the Blue ridge Mountains.

-The Podcast: Leave us a review on Apple Podcasts and let us know your biggest takeaway – whether it’s inspired you to freebirth or to dive deeper into sovereign living. Submit your own sovereign birth story here! Want your product or brand featured on a podcast with 5M+ downloads? Request to become a podcast sponsor by emailing us at podcast@freebirthsociety.com

-The Complete Guide to Freebirth: a self-guided online intensive course that will teach you everything you need to know about how to birth freely and in your power.

-Follow us on Instagram @freebirthsociety for more daily inspiration on freebirth, the sovereign birth paradigm, authentic midwifery and so much more.

-The Lighthouse: our exclusive membership for radical, curious, wild women. We only welcome new women to our private sanctuary a few times per year.

-Feature Emilee: If you want Emilee Saldaya, the trailblazer of the free birth movement with 20+ years of experience, on your podcast, email us at podcast@freebirthsociety.com

-And, of course, we couldn’t do what we do without your support, so if you feel called to make a donation to the podcast, it would be greatly appreciated. Click here to donate.

1 hr 41 min

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