Such a well written and poignant piece. My mom’s mom died at 38 and my mom always cried for her when I was little. I did have a step-grandma but she died when I was 7. I relate to many of your feelings. Thank you for writing this.

Journalist & author of nerdy novel CARRIE PILBY (film version‘s on Netflix). Finishing up offbeat memoir. Love dogs & puns. Read more: http://carenlissner.com.

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