Growing Forward

Growing Forward is a personal social media project I’m launching to inspire young women to be open about their mental health and personal growth.

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I’m trying to get 500 people to participate. Here’s how it works: Submit a photo of yourself with a flower. Then tell us a bit about how you’re growing into the strong, beautiful person you’re meant to be.

Here’s an example: 

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My name is Jane, I’m 24 years old and I have pretty bad anxiety. It used to be so bad that I would avoid going to classes because of my panic attacks. But I’ve learned that there’s nothing you can’t overcome when you decide to ask for help. Seeing a counselor has helped me grow so much. She reminds me of how important it is to stay creative. That’s why I focus my energy on music, it’s my outlet. I’m currently working on my first few songs with a friend. My advice? Talk to someone.

JNQ4VTTNLMMy name is Sam. I’m 31 years old. I’ve struggled with having confidence since I can remember. I’ve always felt the need to gain approval from others. It wasn’t until a particularly bad relationship that I realized, this is my life and this is my body. I left the relationship and have found love from my friends and my religious community. Never let anyone else dull your shine.

Be a part of it! 

 

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Hope to hear from you!

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