Dear Dana

Dear Dana
Amy Weinland Daughters
When Amy reconnected with old pal Dana on Facebook, she had no idea it would change her life. She learned Dana’s son Parker had cancer and began writing weekly letters. When he died, Amy continued to write Dana. The 2 became pen pals and the experience left Amy wondering: If my life could be so changed by “just a Facebook friend,” what would happen if I wrote all my Facebook friends a letter?

About the Author

A native Houstonian and graduate of Texas Tech University, Amy Daughters has been a freelance writer for more than a decade — mostly covering college football and sometimes talking about her feelings.