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“Today you are You,
that is truer than true.
There is no one alive
who is Youer than You.”
— Dr. Seuss, Happy Birthday to You! © 1959
I had so many options for what to do for this self-portrait. March 2 was a big birthday milestone for me, so i ultimately decided to simply document what i look like right now. (Other than a slight crop, i didn’t do any retouching to the image at all — no matter how much i was tempted.)
P.S. The quote from Dr. Seuss is perfect, considering the title of the book it came from and the fact that we share a birthday!
I suppose there are people who will not want to read this or who will discount it upon reading it. Go your own way, if you must, but denial will not serve you in the long run…
m: Aire Justin | ph: Foto 119
Justin Kena never knew his own strength. He was an average guy stuck working at a mediocre nonprofit in Washington, DC, unsure exactly where his next professional steps would take him. He was awkward, bored, lonely, and bordering on depression. With nothing to lose, he accepts a proposition…