I had just turned thirteen the first time I thought of kissing a girl.
When Colleen started working at the zoo, she expected it to be fun. She didn’t expect it to be deep and profound.
Since so much of Impostor Syndrome relates to how we talk to ourselves, it can be difficult to separate the syndrome and what we believe of ourselves.
I thought I needed to leave Minnesota so I could make a different life from the one I would have had there. As it turns out, I needed to leave so I could have the space to heal and become stronger.