The Letter Project

The letter project is research for a novel which centres around grief, identity, and trauma.

For the duration of the project I’m writing to strangers and friends alike, to explore the productive side of conscious vulnerability.

There’s no guarantee that these letters will arrive at their destinations; it’s a rather ephemeral method of communication. Released into the world, these pages are an acceptance of a lack of control. I will sit with the vulnerability, and learn a new strength. 

Note: The content of each letter will be entirely unique, private, and given without expectation of replies- though they are certainly welcome. If you’d like a letter of your own, please use the form below.

“A letter always seemed to me like immortality, because it is the mind alone without corporeal friend.”


Emily Dickinson

Dear Never-Was,

Remember how we never crossed oceans to be together? Never bathed in moon, to watch the ceiling of stars above our heads. My empty hands have never held yours, all the kisses not shared, and words from our mouths, never were… Read more.


The Letters so far…

Open Letter: Dear Never-Was
P
Dear Future
I
E. M
L.O.C
Open Letter: Father(s)
M. B
A
K. E. R