‘Lovestrong’ hitmaker Christina Perri has opened up about the devastating miscarriage she experienced back in January, for the first time.
The mother of one, Perri took to Instagram and posted a series of maternity shoots as separate Instagram posts with the same caption. Through the post, the singer shared her feelings with the world about being pregnant, plus touched on her pregnancy loss.
Alongside the photos, Perri stated that she never wanted a maternity shoot, so much so that, she did not take any photographs when she was pregnant with her first baby, Carmella Stanley Costabile. Then the singer revealed the reason for this:
“Because I was so traumatized by the experience of expanding so much, but then after having a miscarriage in January, everything changed for me.”
As fans might remember, the ‘Jar of Hearts’ singer suffered from a miscarriage at 3 months, before her current pregnancy, and announced the tragic news by saying that she and husband Paul Costabile were shocked and completely heartbroken.
The singer, who is now expecting her second child with Costabile continued her Instagram message adding that she is truly grateful to be pregnant again, she is so blown away by the miracles bodies can do. Perri admitted that she was afraid of not being pregnant again after her loss.
“So this time I’m going to celebrate and honor my pregnancy, my baby & my beautiful body🤍”
On Tuesday, she posted the aforementioned post, it was obtained by multiple news sources that she was hospitalized due to pregnancy complications. Whereupon, the singer uploaded a snap of herself from her hospital bed and informed her fans that she might have to welcome her baby no.2 sooner than expected. She wrote:
“Hey, friends. Well, nothing ever goes as we plan. Baby is having an issue, so I’m gonna be here till it’s time for baby to come out. Which might have to be very soon. Which is very early.”
See below to view Perri’s Instagram post.
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i never wanted to do a maternity shoot. i didn’t take any photos when i was pregnant with carmella because i was so traumatized by the experience of expanding so much, but then after having a miscarriage in january, everything changed for me. i truly am grateful to be pregnant and grateful to be a woman. i am so blown away by what our bodies can do. i don’t know if i’ll ever be pregnant again, so this time i’m going to celebrate and honor my pregnancy, my baby & my beautiful body🤍