Confidence

Najm worked with South Side Stories to create this amazing video on the struggle towards self-confidence: This video was originally posted on South Side Stories  which seeks to raise the voices of African American youth… Continue reading

Steps Towards Health

If you aren’t the size you want yourself to be, get active. Do something you love. I was also in that predicament.  I love watching sports so I decided to try out for wrestling… Continue reading

Rumors

Alexia shares her story about love, sex and betrayal – This video was originally posted on South Side Stories  which seeks to raise the voices of African American youth living on the South Side… Continue reading

Inside/Out

Larry shares his story about the relief and anxiety of disclosing one’s sexual orientation to parents and family. ”Anticipation haunts me.” Sounds— long pauses, a phone ringing, a warm voice, a sigh of relief—illustrate how uneasiness and happiness… Continue reading

Shatter the Glass, Beacon

Be a beacon. Be the light that shines so brightly you blind your aggressors; That brings a certain spark into all your endeavors and shows it through the everlasting smile that adorns your… Continue reading