This digital article, crafted for WRTC 338: Genre Theory, explores several online memorials dedicated to individuals who have passed away due to drug overdose. By compassionately relaying the heartbreak of those left behind, and by sharing in a celebration of lives so tragically cut short, Gardner seeks to end the stigma associated with drug addiction and to return dignity to the individuals and families touched by addiction.
Lexia: Undergraduate Journal in Writing, Rhetoric & Technical Communication: Vol. 5
, Article 13.
Available at: http://commons.lib.jmu.edu/lexia/vol5/iss1/13