In the middle.

I am not complaining, but stating the fact that being in the middle just sucks. Being in the middle is not fun, and it’s the slowest process. You know when you’re in it too. There’s no questioning if you’ve reached a moment in your life when you’re bored, tired, and ready for change. I’m sitting

How I responded when I got my heart broken

I don’t share much detail about my personal life on the web, but lately I’ve been feeling so inspired, and I can’t help but share how I became so inspired.   We’ve all been there, or we will be there, heartbreak. A few months ago, I came to the conclusion I was forever alone, and

Joy

Merry Christmas! I promise you, that the length of this post is worth your time, worth grabbing your cup of coffee, and finish it to the end. I hope that the words I write strike a flame inside of you to speak with a stranger, and live your life from now on with love in

I’m Back!

Saying those two words has never sounded better! As some of you know, I have been on a hiatus for the past several months.. Taking a break from all things negative in my personal life, and all things client related in my professional life. So as I sit here writing this, it has been a

running from myself

“running from myself” As a part of National Suicide Awareness Week, I was asked to speak with schools in the Minneapolis area with a good friend of mine who works to raise awareness and end the silence. It was important to me this week to create portraits that reflected stories that I have heard, and

My Story

My name is Ali. I am a survivor of attempted suicide and self harm.  I am also a fine art photographer creating my life events, dreams, and inspirations. Before reading this, please know that I have not censored anything, and everything I talk about it is true for not only myself, but others.  It is