Not How Others See Us

This story is paired with “Second Epoch, The Story Continued in Several Narratives” from The Woman in White by Wilkie Collins. For best experience, download the LithoReader for your iPhone or iPad and get NonBinary Review for free. 


My piece, “Not How Others See Us”, reflects a woman (in this case Laura), having others view her as something, or someone, other than who she is. And in a deeper sense, the frustration inherent in not being able to live up to the expectations of others.

NBR7StaffordsmallJill Allyn Stafford is a collage and mixed media artist based out of Sacramento, California. In addition to her art, Jill is a legal assistant, serves on the board of directors of a Sacramento children’s literacy non-profit (916 INK), and is an avid do-gooder.