[If you came directly to this post, please read here first for a little background on the project]

Tanya, like Jami, was among the first to volunteer for this project. She was patient, and when I finally asked to interview her in December of 2015, she and Micah invited me to their home for a Sunday morning visit. And I got to meet Melvie!

{Click the first image to open slideshow and read Tanya’s story}