This is the last of a four part series lifting up the experiences of Rachel from West Virginia. We’ve heard from Rachel after her heart surgery, and she is recovering well.
Read Part 1 of Rachel’s story here.
Read Part 2 of Rachel’s story here.
Read Part 3 of Rachel’s story here.
My hope for the future as we continue facing the obstacles from the Trump administration and other legislators is that I survive my heart surgery and keep fighting telling my story.
I hate to have to rehash one of the most painful times of my life just to keep my rights, and the rights of countless others.
If my story changes a tide of pure thoughtlessness, lack of compassion, and empathy, it is worth it.