Welcome to Week 3 of Imperfection, in which we talk about the myth of happy endings.
While I do believe it's possible to have beautiful, perfect moments, I don't believe in happily ever afters. For people dealing with mental illness, happiness is a state of being, and it's rarely permanent. This video explains how teens and teachers can help each other understand that mental disorders cannot be fixed with a band-aid. My TEDx Talk explains my experiences with men
Welcome to month 2 of A+ Life! As we talked about last week, this month we're focusing on Imperfection, and today we'll be starting with talking about physical imperfections. I have always been insecure about the way that I look. Learning to do my makeup has taught me that I have control over my insecurities--and that even though we should confront our fears, self-esteem is a process. It's okay to need assistance. But today, I'm doing something I've never done before, as a wa