Georgia Cherry

InfluencesSylvia Plath, Ernest Hemingway
BioGeorgia, a 23-year-old Communication graduate with a major in journalism, writes of her experiences with mental illness. Social stigma and discrimination of mental illness' are reinforced through culture and as a writer, Georgia feels repelled to share her own experience in the hopes that it gives others in similar situations, a voice. Writing from the perspective of someone who has struggled to live with a mental illness, this piece takes readers inside the world of the ever-consuming and twisted relationship between mental illness and its victim.