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Posts by Eleanor McDonald

Ellie McDonald is a 25 year old breast cancer survivor. She moved in 2019 from Denver to Boston to receive treatment. She enjoys rock climbing, snowboarding, and traveling in her spare time.

A Letter to My Hair

by Eleanor McDonald June 22, 2020

But alas, I never treated you right. I was always burning you with irons and dryers. Always using cheap drugstore products just cuz they smelled like the cape at sunrise. But you stayed with me. My 3rd grade bowl cut? You were there. Bangs in high school? You were there. When I decided to go blonde?