Welcome to the newest addition to The B.L.A.I.R. Connection website, the “Be Positive” Collection. I am hoping to publish more collections in the future with different themed questions for siblings to answer. This collection aims to emphasize the positive aspect of a child’s relationship with their terminally ill sibling. I gathered the responses of five different siblings to five questions about their experiences with their sibling. If you are a sibling of someone with a terminal illness and you’d like to be included in the next collection, email me at [email protected].
Contributors: Sophia Sarkar, Garrett McKenzie, Matthew Moon, Katie Di Illio, Samantha Byers
Question 1: What is your favorite memory with your sibling?
Question 2: What is/was your favorite activity to do with your sibling?
Question 3: Where is/was your favorite place to go with your sibling?
Question 4: What is/was your favorite show or movie to watch with your sibling? What is/was your favorite book to read with your sibling?
Question 5: In what ways did your sibling change you for the better?
The B.L.A.I.R. Connection Photo Hunt is a chance for siblings to reminisce on memories with their brother or sister. Each week in September, I will be posting photos of siblings doing different activities. If you’re the sibling of someone with a terminal illness, submit a photo each week based on… Read More
Have you ever had a scary event in your life, but it ended up making you feel more confident? One summer night, my mom and I did. That night, I was lying in my bed as quiet as a mouse. Blair was in her room, my mom was downstairs, and my dad was out of town (three hours away). I would never guess that this crazy night would change my life, forever. Read More