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What Happened To Her, Happened To Me. I Wish I Were Brave Enough To Tell About It.

Someone once told me that if there was a story I wanted to hear, but couldn't find it, I should write it. I never saw the pain of my youth reflected in the stories I read, so I decided to write about it. My voice resonated with many young women. Your story can, too. At 7:10 her story and mine collide.

What Happened To Her, Happened To Me. I Wish I Were Brave Enough To Tell About It.

**The following video discusses the aftermath of rape and the resilience that comes with learning to live again.** 


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Usually the greatest fear after a wild night of partying isn't what you said that you might regret, but how you'll look in your friends' tagged photos. Although you left the house looking like a 10, those awkward group selfies make you feel more like a 5, prompting you to wonder, "Why do I look different in pictures?"

It's a weird phenomenon that, thanks to selfies, is making people question their own mirrors. Are pictures the "real" you or is it your reflection? Have mirrors been lying to us this whole time??

The answer to that is a bit tricky. The good news is that there's a big chance that Quasimodo-looking creature that stares back at you in your selfies isn't an accurate depiction of the real you. But your mirror isn't completely truthful either.

Below, a scientific breakdown that might explain those embarrassing tagged photos of you:

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