KEEP CHOOSING TO LIVE

Words cut deep. Much deeper than the surgical instruments used to slice me open, and give me an ostomy bag. I received an ostomy when I...

DON'T DWELL ON IT

I stood there looking in the mirror, after showering, zoning in on that one thing. The thing I carry with me now, every. single. day. All...

OPEN THE BOX

In July 2016, I had a complete colectomy which resulted in an ostomy bag. I was 25 years old, single, and I now used the bathroom through...