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LYDIA SHAW

FOUNDER OF HOPESPRINGS

Hi, I'm Lydia, and I'm an 18 year old from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, heading off to college in the fall. I've had chronic illnesses my whole life and chronic pain for ten years, but I don't let my illnesses stop me from achieving. I'm a reader, a writer, a library enthusiast, a coffee-drinker, and an activist.

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