Posts by Tori Press

Tori Press is a freelance artist and writer who focuses on mental health, mindfulness, and self-compassion. Her drawings about the joys and struggles of the human experience have been featured in several publications, including the Huffington Post and A Plus. Tori lives in Los Angeles, California with her husband and two children. Visit her at and on Instagram.

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Excavating My True Self, by Tori Press

This is a drawing about the layers we build around ourselves, the way we bury our true selves so deeply and effectively beneath the surface that we can become lost even to ourselves.

We start at the top, at the …