Laura and I live in the same small town and only got the opportunity to meet once STRETCH was released.  She contacted me through a mutual friend, Annette, and we met for coffee.  During our chat she unveiled significant moments in her life that she identified as new experiences that had not yet been …

Kelley and I were sorority sisters at Iowa State University, while we did go to the same high school – we were a year apart and didn’t connect until college.  I kept up with Kelley’s life and growing family through Facebook.  A few years ago, she began to share the story of Ryland, her …