My Story Got Published!

Below are excerpts from my Dream Big post on the jennischaefer.com website. Go check her out as she’s doing amazing work with PTSD, trauma and eating disorders.

Dream Big: Overcoming Adversity and Fighting PTSD

“…I’m a genuinely happy person. I love adventure. I’m usually seen smiling and laughing. I love being active, and it’s always been my release. When physical activity and adventure were taken away from me, so was my independence. I felt frozen in worry, fear, pain, and depression. I no longer had an outlet or a way to release my emotions. When I was bedridden, I craved distraction and creativity, so I started my blog from my bed…”

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“…I truly believe, had I not gone through the things I have, I wouldn’t be where I am today. Having really low and dark days, have made me so grateful for the good days. I am appreciative of ALL of my experiences. Yes, all of them. I mean that from the bottom of my heart. Talking about all of it and sharing my story has become a passion of mine. The more I open up, the more I see others open up and share their stories. Those connections give me life…”

To read the full post on the Dream Big Blogclick here.

 

 

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