The truth is that the only approval you have ever needed is from yourself. You are not better or worse for your online following. You should never compare yourself to anyone, especially those you’ve never met.
If I had three wishes from a genie, I’d probably spend one of those wishes on a good nights sleep.
“No matter who you are, or what your story is, pain, feelings, thoughts – they are all a part of being human.”
When you grow up depressed and anxious your whole life, you don’t expect to make it this far. I never expected to become an adult. A birthday can become a chore when it’s just a reminder that you have existed for another year, when you really, really, don’t want too.
I am not independent, in fact, I think I am the most dependent adult you’d meet. At 21 years old I made the first ‘adult’ step and moved out of the home of my mother. It was a very quick and last moment decision and I don’t regret it. It’s
Growing up, I thought that driving was something that absolutely everyone could do easily, as soon as they turned 17. Obviously, at this point I had no idea of the actual cost of learning to drive, taking tests and then purchasing a car, mot, and insurance; how any teenager can