Broken Light: A Photography Collective

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Tag Archives: faith

Broken Down

Photo taken by contributor Jacque who has been diagnosed with bipolar disorder and ADHD. She is a graphic designer, wife, and mother to two boys. She is learning to draw from God’s strength … Continue reading

April 14, 2014 · 10 Comments

One Step at a Time

Photo taken by a contributor in Florida. She is a woman with bipolar disorder, and accompanying anxiety and depression. She is also a wife, mother, and artist. About this photo: “My … Continue reading

April 4, 2014 · 5 Comments

In Love

Photo taken by contributor Carrie Hilgert, a 36-year-old photographer and portrait artist from Northeast Kansas. After venturing into digital photography, she became interested in documenting her life with self portraits. This became particularly … Continue reading

July 15, 2013 · 2 Comments

Every Path Has a Puddle

Photo taken by contributor Carrie Hilgert, a 36-year-old photographer and portrait artist from Northeast Kansas. After venturing into digital photography, she became interested in documenting her life with self portraits. This became particularly … Continue reading

July 8, 2013 · 16 Comments

Heart of the Alps

Photo taken by contributor Thirdeyemom, who experienced severe postpartum depression after the birth of her first child. It was a terrifying, isolating experience for her, which included terrible insomnia and hallucinations. Thankfully … Continue reading

June 30, 2013 · 8 Comments

Just Let Go

Photo taken by contributor C. who suffers from severe depression, and a bipolar diagnosis. About this photo: “I try to view the world from a place of love, but it … Continue reading

June 21, 2013 · 20 Comments

Leap, And The Net Will Appear

Photo taken by contributor Jim, a man from the SouthWest of Texas who has struggled with depression for much of his life. About this photo: “Leap, and the net will appear … Continue reading

June 15, 2013 · 15 Comments

Grasping for the Light of Hope

Photo taken by contributor Carrie at Green Pond. She has been diagnosed with many things due to her intense mood shifts, including most-recently bipolar II disorder. About this photo: “There … Continue reading

June 14, 2013 · 14 Comments

Staring Through the Bars

Photo taken by contributor  Tiger Lillies, a woman in her forties from Ontario who suffers from deep depression, psychosis, and agoraphobia, possibly bipolar disorder, all while raising her four and … Continue reading

June 12, 2013 · 4 Comments

Even In Darkness There is Always Light

Photo taken by contributor Uday Narayanan, a 26-year-old from New Delhi, India. Uday has an uncle who suffers from Schizophrenia. His uncle has been living with him for the last 20 years. Growing … Continue reading

June 10, 2013 · 5 Comments

Beauty in Brokenness

Photo taken by contributor Meg, a recovered alcoholic who has discovered not only how glorious life can be, but that everyone can have access to such joy. She has found … Continue reading

June 2, 2013 · 10 Comments

Heavy Limbs and Clothes Made of Concrete

Photo taken by contributor Carrie Hilgert, a 36-year-old photographer and portrait artist from Northeast Kansas. After venturing into digital photography, she became interested in documenting her life with self portraits. This became particularly … Continue reading

June 1, 2013 · 2 Comments

Taking in the Beauty

Photo taken by contributor Stephanie from Knoxville, Tennessee. She has struggled with depression and anxiety since childhood, as well as PTSD. About this photo: “While my two nieces and I were driving to … Continue reading

May 27, 2013 · 1 Comment

Frozen

Photo taken by contributor Thirdeyemom, who experienced severe postpartum depression after the birth of her first child. It was a terrifying, isolating experience for her, which included terrible insomnia and hallucinations. Thankfully … Continue reading

May 25, 2013 · 4 Comments
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