Sissy’s Story

"I'm good enough just the way I am," says Sissy Weldon, as she contemplates on her struggles with addiction and lessons in accepting herself.

Video: Talk Ugly

"The last time I saw you alive, I wish I would have talked ugly to you."
Through spoken word, recovering addict Joseph Green remembers a dear friend who died from overdose.

Luke: Abuse in Foster Care as Trans Youth

"Every time I went to a new group home, it was like: 'you're a girl; you have to have girl things,'" said Luke McNamara, 25, who recounts the abuse and humiliation he faced as a transgender youth growing up in the California foster care system.