Dear Olivia, When I talk to my brother (your Uncle Chaddy) I'm always left feeling so grateful to have him. We might be sixteen years and 3,000 miles a part, but we're as close as siblings come. I share my strangest thoughts and secrets with him. I know he's my brother and that we're both … Continue reading Letters 

Staying With Me

Dear Olivia, There are advantages and disadvantages to people knowing that you've passed on. It's been played out this week. I've come to realize that sometimes it makes getting through a day easier, when people know, because they're more understanding. When they don't know they seem annoyed and less patient with me. I've been known … Continue reading Staying With Me

Nothing’s Okay

Dear Livy, Whoever said grieving comes in waves was one hundred percent correct. My heart and mind have been full of giant tsunami size waves these last few days. I've felt like you died all over again. I've been consumed by emotions and everything I do or look at somehow reminds me of you. I'm … Continue reading Nothing’s Okay