‘The One-Hip Wonder’ By Athena Rosa

Uncertainty and instability were overarching themes in 2020. For Athena, they were constants in her near half-century of life. Decades of enduring the roller-coaster of life and various mental and physical health issues, the challenges of single-parenthood, and poverty set the stage for her greatest battle – the one with herself. Read the inspirational story of this incredibly resilient soul whose re-awakening to greatness.

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