Broken Light: A Photography Collective

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Keep Going

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Photo taken by contributor Carrie Hilgert, a photographer, painter, and healer from Northeast Kansas. Carrie is on an evolving journey. In her past, she was affected by chronic physical and mental illnesses, including depression. Photography, especially self-portraiture, was a tool that helped her throughout those challenging times, and allowed her to process her dark feelings. Carrie believes that her experiences with mental illness were a catalyst for her to discover her creative and spiritual gifts. She is now on a positive journey of wonder and change, using those gifts to help others.

About this photo: keep going. keep trusting the process.

Find more from Carrie at her website

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2 comments on “Keep Going

  1. maureenjenner
    October 2, 2016

    Those hands are strong, yet sensitive, and have experienced pain.

    Liked by 1 person

  2. cazdawnie
    October 4, 2016

    thank you for creating this platform for those who are healing to capture glimpses of their journey – this website is beautiful

    Like

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