Author: Mercy Awino

I like writing and I believe that every experience is worth writing about. I like other things; beautiful pictures and beautiful stories. That is why I have an Instagram account, like a normal person (Awinoh Mercie)

Magunga’s story about scars reminded me of the book ‘The Fault in Our Stars.’ For a moment I thought Augustus Waters would laugh if he heard that Magunga found it weird that his girlfriends loved kissing his upper lip with a mere bump. Gus would probably explain to him how difficult it was to convince Hazel Grace to become his girlfriend and later make love to her despite having a prosthetic leg. Anyway, people have scars, but no matter how small or big they could be, they never deter anyone from achieving their dreams. Here is my scar story; Waking…

SCARS: The Legs I Got From Surviving Lymphedema via @theMagunga
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