14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Altered Images

For a long time I struggled with my introverted nature, the “wallflower” trapped by awkwardness and self-consciousness, dreaming of being confident and free. I’ve since learned that it’s okay to be an introvert, that so many people are, and to embrace it rather than fight it.

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Date Taken: 11.2015
Date Uploaded: 11.2016
Photo Location: Brisbane, Australia
Copyright: © Hayley Roberts