Jul 13, 2022

When The Womb Is Tender

Thank you for your interest in my new project, When The Womb Is Tender, a visual documentary of Black and Indigenous women's struggles with uterine fibroids. This isn't just a reproductive issue that greatly impacts these communities, but it is also a personal story as well. I was first diagnosed with uterine fibroids or UF (non-malignant tumors in the uterus) when I was 26 years old. My symptoms involved frequent urination, painful and heavy periods, fatigue, and bloating.... more