Taken by Christian Galeno.

Breaking The Mode is the digital chronicle of Los Angeles-based writer Zaakiyah Brisker as she embarks on publishing her first novel and all of what it takes. A proud Angeleno, wellness rebel, non-conformist, Zaakiyah created Breaking The Mode to celebrate selfhood and inspire self-leadership. Breaking The Mode offers insight into personal growth through weekly shares of touching imagery and prose that relates Zaakiyah's practices, musings and milestones.