She noticed her stomach swelling to a point where she looked pregnant; it was tender but not painful enough to go to the hospital. She tolerated it for a while but it keep swelling up and her mom decided it needed to be looked at....

"Everything in my life felt so out of control. So, I looked to something that no one could take away from me and that was control of my myself". As a dancer there was so much pressure to be thin. She heard it everywhere and if...

Dear Cancer,  I hate you. I hate everything you stand for. I hate that you have the power and control to hurt the people I love. I hate that you've caused me so much heartache. You linger like an unknown shadow in the back of every...

He had been stalking her for a while, watching every move she made.   He was so quiet and not once did she hear him until he startled her by running towards her and stopping just a few meters behind her.  He crouched down low and squared off,...

The reason I chose Valentines Day to release this photo is because Valentines Day is a day of LOVE. I want this photo to represent love for yourself and for your SCARS regardless of what that means for each and everyone of you. The scars these...

There are so many things I see when I look in the mirror… I see skin that has been scarred during battles with mental illness; I see grey and white hair where once I saw black, cherry red and deep purple hair; I see lines...

She knows your wondering about it; she can feel your glances and curious stares when you first look at her.   She knows because you’re not the first person to stare at her like this and wonder what happened. When she was younger, she wore scarfs to...

They see the beauty of the world in a way that is unique to only them.   They enjoy the simple pleasures offered in life that you and I usually take for granted.  They like to laugh and be silly and run around in the playground. ...