Losing My Religion: Becoming an Atheist

Having had a deeply religious childhood, he has gone through an often-conflicting journey to leave religion. This piece won 3rd place in Magdalene’s writing competition held to celebrate its 2nd anniversary.
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Telling Stories, Countering Narratives

For a long time she believed the repeated abuses were her fault, until she met with people who accompanied her as she retold her story, and reclaimed her own body and peace of mind. This piece won 2ndplace in Magdalene’s Writing Competition held to celebrate its 2nd anniversary.
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Finding Myself Among the Pages of Magdalene

Reading the stories of others led this writer to find the courage to speak about and write the untold stories she had left unsaid. This piece won 1st place in Magdalene’s Writing Competition held to celebrate its 2nd anniversary.
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