Month Without Mirrors

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KarieFugett
Content Creator Name: 
Autumn Whitefield-Madrano
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The Beheld
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"I abstained from looking at my reflection for the month of May 2011. The goal was to loosen the grip that self-consciousness has had on me for much of my lifeā€”that happened, to a degree, but what I discovered during my month without mirrors was the way in which I use mirrors to manage other facets of my life."