Brooke's Stories

I am not okay.

Yesterday was the first day in the last week that I showered, got dressed and went somewhere where I’d have to talk to people. I’d spent the last few days crying. Off and on all day, just crying. Crying so…

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Brooke's Stories

Parasites & Merlot

I’ve spent the better part of the last 3 days crying. Already grieving. Already regretting. Already wishing I had more time. I thought we had more time. I look at my kids and I can’t bear to tell them. There’s…

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Brooke's Stories

Why I Left My Hometown

                  As early as 15 years old, I dreamed of leaving my hometown. Good ole Taylorsville, Kentucky had me itching to run. But it wasn’t all that personal. Taylorsville was a beautiful,…

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