The one thing, however, that still can be a bit taboo to poke at, touch on, or simply bring up in everyday conversation, is sex.
I had a growing sense of the limitations of my worldview as I traveled. Every day since the end of college, I have been faced with the reality that life is so complexly grey.
Listen to your body, rather than the endless negative chatter of your mind, to gauge what makes you feel awesome. This may make you feel awkward, look silly, or stand out. Perfect — that’s the real you!
I was deeply sick. I managed to mostly hide it from my parents amongst the chaos of my chronic illness, an easy trick to play at the time.
I speak with conviction to say what I believe, what is on my mind, in a manner that bespeaks the determination with which I believe it.