Mental Health

Attracting Flies

By April 1, 2018 No Comments

When you’re being tormented by mental illness, you become more susceptible to attracting negative energy into your life. When you’re not actively focused on keeping negative energy out, it will slowly seep in and consume you. This consumption is represented by the flies in this self portrait. 

Jacksun Smith

Jacksun Smith

Jacksun Shane, 18, is one of two art editors on the Dear Adult World staff. They will be attending Columbia College of Chicago this coming fall in order to study photography and illustration. You can contact them at or find them on instagram @jacksunshane

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