Being strange is a damn good thing. Not everyone will understand you, so surround yourself with people you can feel normally weird around.
Instead of feeling totally overwhelmed by everything you want to achieve, set some general goals. Keep them simple, broad and realistic.
I’m finding the good in the bad. Now, I’m enjoying figuring things out as I go. I’m being upfront about what I know and what I don’t know. I may not have all the answers but I’m completely at ease with where I am in life.
Three years out of college, working in the corporate fashion industry and living in New York City, I was frustrated and lost. I had great opportunities and a good amount of creative freedom in my job, but I wasn’t accomplishing everything I hoped.