Category Archives: Charlie Bastian

Between Love and Fear

Project Pee-a-thon ended with very much wanted results for me and Louie, and we held onto the high of congratulations, support, encouragement, and prayers for days. We told ourselves we would enjoy this blessing and hold onto the joy. I promised myself I wouldn’t get caught up in the fear…

Something for Calvin and something for Charlie

On May 5, 2011, Posted by , In Calvin Phoenix,Charlie Bastian,Family, By , With No Comments

Something for Calvin Three years ago, I sewed this cap and blanket from a pillow case. It was the pillow case Louie used when we were in the hospital to deliver Calvin. I remember sitting in my parents’ car, determined to finish it on our way to the funeral home,…