Hi! I’m Shona, and I was born with only one eye. I think having one eye is pretty cool. You get to wear awesome patches after surgery, you get to meet new doctors, you get to see how prosthetic eyes are made, and you get to imagine what it feels like to have two eyes. […]
Kid Flaunts (by children ages 5-12) and Teen Flaunts (by teenagers ages 13-18) feature essays from children and young adults inspired by DHFI’s theme, “The things that make me different make me, me.” DHIFI is always accepting new submissions – if you’d like to share your story, click here to learn more about how to write and submit a flaunt for publishing on our website. Parental permission required for writers under the age of 18.