“There are no words to describe my love for you,” she captioned a July 25 Instagram photo of her and Naya. “Side-by-side or miles apart, our connection is infinite. Our bond is unbreakable. We were complete opposites, yet simultaneously the same. The yin to my yang. I never knew that by losing you, I would find so much of you in myself.”
And in the time since, as Nickayla explained in her recent YouTube video, she has learned to take things one step at a time.