My friend Jaden

Jaden and Rachael discuss a lifelong friendship and the struggles they have been through together, and Jaden’s mental health adventures.

Seeking my father’s approval

Trying to get my fathers recognition and realizing that I just need to live my life for me

In Their Own Words: Discovering Community Narratives of Healing & Resilience

How the African American community “copes and pivots” to ensure that they have a seat at the table.

Resilience
February 22, 2019 App Interview

Richard Stewart tells me about his childhood and thoughts about resilience.

“I was the adult in my childhood”- a Recollection on my Mom’s Life

In an interview with my mom, Jessica Johnson, she speaks about her childhood, and struggles she’s faced throughout her life. Although not all details were shared, she speaks about how it made her a resilient person, and how she wants...

My mother, Claudia Hortua, shares stories from her upbringing.

I interview my mother about her childhood in Colombia, coming to America, adopting a new culture, and the many lessons life has taught her. She shares experiences and people that have shaped her into the strong woman she is today.

LP – Smile Saving Assets

This is a short story on how my individuality created hardships for me within my small town, and how my resilience helped me get through it with a smile.

Tough times don’t last, but tough people do.

Tenth grader Rachael Daniel shares some of the struggles in her life, how she has overcome them and allowed them to make her a stronger, better person.

Strengths

I shows resilience when my step dad passed away.