We’d like to welcome Apex Anthologies’ new Editor-in-Chief, Elizabeth Van Dine. From 2010-2016, Elizabeth was at the forefront af the fight against sex trafficking. Elizabeth’s passion for justice and creativity drive her to bring about peace and abolition in a broken world. This is Elizabeth’s story.
This video was originally published June 21, 2014. “OCD follows me like a shadow. It is something that I deal with every day…I felt like I needed to be perfect, or basically the wheels were going to come off everyone else’s life.”
Cheryl Horton is a task oriented, go-getter and used to take pride in living a healthy, balanced lifestyle. She typically didn’t get sick and even more so didn’t rely on medication if she did. All of that was rocked when she learned she had a rare, incurable cancer in December 2009.
This story was originally published December 19, 2014. We were refugees. We didn’t know anybody here, and we had never even heard of Dayton. But we were happy and knew that God, who protected us when we were in Iraq, would never leave us and He had a plan for us.
This story was originally published June 20, 2014. We invite you this summer into a series of #TBT posts beginning with Ezra Wilson’s contagious love for his God and his family. Ezra Wilson is that person. You know, the person you just know you’ll immediately admire indefinitely, one you can only hope you would grow up to be like.