Pity Party MAG

October 17, 2014
By Kathya13 SILVER, Tempe, Arizona
Kathya13 SILVER, Tempe, Arizona
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Favorite Quote:
"You cant be fully healed if you don't get hurt"


I found Haley W.’s article “Pity Party” deeply relatable. She writes about her insecurities created by society and the media. This issue is becoming very common among young people. Haley depicts the media perfectly, as a cruel annoyance that curses a young girl’s image of herself.

I have also experienced insecurity because of the high standards set by the media. The fact that Haley has brought this to light is a relief because many people don’t see it as an issue.

In addition, the way Haley dealt with her insecurities was enlightening. By helping each other, Hayley and her friend Linlee proved that they could solve the issue in a way that doesn’t make other women feel insecure. I also appreciate the fact that she ended on a positive note, insisting that she will love herself.

Thank you, Haley, for setting such a positive example for other young women.



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on Dec. 17 2014 at 5:42 pm
wooldhoot SILVER, Longmont, Colorado
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Favorite Quote:
"Read any good books lately?"
~Linlee

":D"
~Owen

Thank you so much! I am overjoyed that my article has impacted you in such a way. Knowing that my opinions make a difference is really enlightening. Remember, you are a wonderful and beautiful person, no matter what society presses on you.


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