This campaign was started in the United States in the month August of 2013 by a 15 year old, Avery Lopez. How young to start a moving campaign, how wonderful, how fantastic, the list could go on.
You may be wondering, "what sparked her idea?" well, here at Recovery Through Poetry we thought to ask!
Whenever you feel the need to self-harm just write something positive on your wrist [or place where you self-injure] and take in the meaning of that word. You can even take a picture of your word and send it in to their:
email: [email protected]*
*you can use this email to send in stories, to confide to someone, and to share anything you like. WOB reads and replies nightly
Here are some of the photos people have already sent in!
Don't have a twitter or instagram? or do you want to send some in without leaving Recovery Through Poetry? Submit them to the Recovery Through Poetry Album