Hey there, got some free time? If so, you should check out my first published article on The Mighty. It covers Klippel-Feil Syndrome and how it effects each person who has it differently. This article talks about my close friend Luca and her story of surviving Klippel-Feil and other complex diseases as well.
This is a short narrative piece which describes how I felt after my second cervical fusion surgery. After waking up, I realized the surgery really worked. The pressure from my bones collapsing around my spinal cord was finally gone. I couldn’t believe it. After half a year of debilitating migraines, I could finally take aContinue reading “Metal Head”
I wrote this poem in my junior year of high school: “Five Minutes.” It describes the deeper meaning of school for a lot kids, and if not a lot of kids- at least what it means for me
My spoken word poetry is for every brown girl- regardless of their “flaws.”
This poem is about one of the last moments I had with my dog Marley before we moved cities. Marley was too sick and could barely walk. We had to put him down. I remember the day we got Marley years before. My sister and I were in my room and it was late atContinue reading ““A Worrying Cardboard City””
This article is for anyone who believes chronic pain from surgeries and diseases define them and the amount of love they deserve.