Mothers & Daughters

Room of Ashes

I can detect the scent all the time. The apartment stinks. The building stinks anyway – apartment blocks usually do. But our apartment is where I can smell that pungent, bitter smell...

My mom. My hero.

Strong. Humble. Powerful. Courageous. Brave. Independent. Hard-working. These are the words that come to my mind when I think about my mom. Raising two little girls in a single-parent...

I love my mother , I wanna help her

My ma is going threw so much I wish I could just help her with her pain . *sad emoji* but I can’t no matter how hard I try. She keeps her pain to herself , she don’t like to express her...

i almost was kicked out of my house!!

HI! my name is betty and im 12 | i almost got kicked out of my house. so im the girl where i always like to hang out with my friends a lot . i always go out with my besties ever day and my...

Nanhi pari

Meri nanhi pari jab aadhi  Raat ko idher udher bechain hoker dekh rahi thi Maine gusse se pucha kya Hua beta so ku nai rahi.. Kuch du pillow du to usne pat se jawab Dia na mummaa aapka...

Tell Her She Can Run

At the age of 9, my daughter was beautiful and bubbly, intelligent and funny. Always tall for her age, she possessed a body built for strength and she was using that strength to become a...

GOTR Girls and Women Changed My Life

I have been directly and indirectly involved with GOTR for 12 years starting as a coach, then a run committee member then member of our local council board. As a coach, I learned to look at...

I am selfish.

I am a selfish person. But I never really knew it until there was one day when my bestfriend said this to me: ” You’re so selfish”. I still remembered the reason why she...

I worked hard and defied the odds

Hi this is my story. when I was eight years old I hurt my hip really bad at the time we thought I was a pulled hip flexor so we just moved on with life. I was a gymnast I had fulls and...