Looking into my future

For multimedia journalism class the last assignment for term is related to online journalism, to create a way to showcase an interesting or relateable story through an online structure. We need to contact someone and ask to tell their story, they cannot be family or other classmates.

So, who do I know that's interesting? Matthew Harffy. He is the author of a well-known historical fiction series The Bernicia Chronicles.

How abuse and assault made me who I am

WARNING: This piece of writing contains sexual harassment, abuse and assault.

*disclaimer: None of what I am saying to encourage you to go out and get harassed or assaulted. What I am saying is if you have ever been in any kind of situation you can relate to these, there can be good to come out of it.


At the age of 14 I started my first year of high school.

At the age of 14 I started getting sexually harassed in school.

At the age of 15 I was still in my first year of high school and in my first relationship.

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