1998 Pulitzer: Feature Photography

With her back to her daughter, Theodora Triggs shoots heroin. She insists that she loves Tamika and says she knows other children of addicts who are worse off, but admits, "When I'm using, I'm chasing my drug. I'm not paying attention to her."
Clarence Williams / Los Angeles Times
Copyright © 2019, © 2019, The San Diego Union-Tribune, LLC. All rights reserved.