July 16, 2013
Angelique LaCour, OVN correspondent
Sipping tea at a local coffee shop, Darian O’Brien spoke softly about her struggle with grief since losing her son, Patrick, 15, to a heroin overdose on May 22, 2010. He would have graduated from Nordhoff High School this year.
“It’s been hard, really hard. Just talking about it is outside my comfort zone because these last three years I’ve been mainly coping to just to