Dear Fort Smith chronicles a small Arkansas town during the Covid-19 pandemic in 2020 and 2021. Told through narrative photography and featured stories, Dear Fort Smith captures a wide range of human experiences, from love and community, to sadness and disconnection. Included among the featured stories are Fort Smith Police Chief Danny Baker, Sister Pierre Vorster, Arkansas State Representative Cindy Crawford, Fort Smith City Councilman Andre’ Good, and many more. Through these pages, the people of Fort Smith, Arkansas are woven together as a single community with several stories. This honest account resonates with what it means to survive in our modern era, to reflect on the past, and to move forward together.