I wish for everyone to learn something useful from my story, my suffering.  All refugees feel bad, but someone can understand them. When you lose someone you love, this is a very hard thing, but life keeps going. It doesn’t stop for anyone… I wish all people to be happy.

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AH (from Iraq, currently in Greece)...

‘AH’ created this story as a participant in the Her-connect-Her program ( by Footage ( Her{Connect}Her fosters compassion among communities and engages young refugees and migrant women in cultivating their innate belonging, agency and resilience. Footage is a NGO with a mission to raise voices to elevate lives through creative research, media arts, and the science of storytelling.