Lynda Cheldelin Fell

Story curator, healing educator, creator of award-winning Grief Diaries & Real Life Diaries

Lynda Cheldelin Fell is an international bestselling author of over 30 books including the award-winning Grief Diaries anthology series. Now considered a pioneer in the field, she has interviewed hundreds around the world about restoring hope after loss including Dr. Martin Luther King's daughter, O.J. Simpson's former sister-in-law, Heaven is For Real, Trayvon Martin's mother, and more. Lynda produced Grief Diaries Radio, Grief Diaries Live, and National Grief & Hope Convention 2015. She has facilitated community vigils, and regularly garners standing ovations for her inspirational speeches. She holds four national literary awards and five national advocacy award nominations for her work. Lynda is dedicated to creating groundbreaking projects that inspire change for future generations. Learn more at