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Look Into My Eyes

Lisa Geiger's avatar Lisa Geiger

My name is Lisa, i have dealt with deep suicidal tendencies for a while mostly due to the fact i have PTSD, a branch of it is called D.I.D. a scary mental disorder i wasn't born with or didn't ask for, I was someones victim. Three weeks after a serious attempt on my life i choose to handle my pain in a more positive way with the tools that i had that would stop bringing me self harm . I went on the streets, sat downtown and just talked to people, I found out I am not alone. Listening to their stories I photographed certain Origins, The eyes in this picture have been raped, beaten , molested as children, victims of war, domestic abuse, forced into prostitution, and so on. I am just an amateur photographer who wants to show my feelings and express the pain and darkness I feel inside of me as well as others in our society. What I hope to gain from this print, is to at least spread the importance of mental health and the ever lasting damage that abuse can cause to so many innocent lives.

Entry Details
  • Art form: 2-D
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  • Width: 36 nches
  • Year created: 2017
  • Height: 24 inches