This poem is a reminder to love ourselves and our bodies no matter what the mirror tells us.
Doha Ahmed is a high school student. She is a peer representative at Girls Inc., as well as a house representative in the House Reps organization. Her involvement in the Girls Write Now organization has helped her discover her love for writing. She enjoys writing poetry, playing softball and cooking. She hopes to start a business, travel and live her life surrounded by nature.
Captured in a moment of pain, this poem was a way for me to release my emotions onto the page. I hope to show anyone who encounters this piece that they are not alone.