A Few Hours in the Sun Will Turn Me Into a Cow

Living with vitiligo

What a cute cow / Photo by Gonzalo Facello on Unsplash

Up until my 26th year on this planet, I was sure that this cup had passed from me. Finally, some of the many genetic defects that my parents had not passed on to me.

Or so I thought.

My father has been suffering from vitiligo ever since I can remember. I have never seen him (even slightly) tanned…



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Emilia Smith

Emilia Smith

Telling my mental health journey. Talking about the hilarious everyday madness we call life. www.buymeacoffee.com/emiliajade