Why am I alive? I survived through stage 4 ovarian cancer. I only had a 17% chance of surviving, I was just 11 years old and still had a whole life ahead of me. Not being able to have the strength to walk, sleeping for 20 of the 24 hours a day, being in pain […]

I sit in my car on the red light dreading this moment. Didn’t have anything for breakfast, last night as I stuck my fingers down my throat after dinner to keep the ‘figure’ the clients wanted. I have a spiking headache and I walk in, the room full with photographers, lighting professionals, clients, more models, […]

“I’m prepared for the worst. But hope for the best”-Benjamin Disraeli. Being able to survive you need to hold a lot of aspects, if you don’t hold the aspects of survival  you can’t survive. ‘Rabbit Proof Fence’ directed by Phillip Noyce, ‘The Vow’ directed by Michael Sucsy, ‘Touching The Void’ directed by Joe Simpson and […]

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