Seeing Stars

“It was comforting to think that when we look into the sky we’re seeing the past, since that’s where I wanted to be. ” Alex Ronan on grieving for her brother Mark and finding her place in the universe.

Source: Real Life Mag
Published: Jul 12, 2016
Length: 12 minutes (3,204 words)

What Happens When A Parent’s Grief Goes Viral?

Humans have always found meaning in the tragedies of others. But what happens when social media enables well-meaning, sometimes-obsessive followers to take part in the grief of people they’ve never met?

Author: Alex Ronan
Source: BuzzFeed
Published: Sep 13, 2015
Length: 18 minutes (4,500 words)