What really matters to me.

Ambition has always been important to me, but now that I’m taking the time to process my trauma I’m also trying to figure out what has been driving this value. I’ve been working towards a double bachelor in economics and sustainable enterprise for two of four years now. The first year was naturally filled with…

What does it mean to act loved?

In my last post I discussed some of my greatest insecurities. The first question of my deepest fears: Do I look/ speak/ act like someone who’s family didn’t love them unconditionally?  After deciding that wearing expensive clothing, avoiding ‘Aussie twang’ and not using profanity was hiding the reality my troubled childhood, I understood that positive body…

Victim of Child Abuse, Continued…

Okay, so! I have recently discovered that I have ‘shitty values’ because I measure my personal worth depending on how apparent it is that I experienced an abusive and neglectful childhood. Now don’t get me wrong, I understand there are much worse things to value. My issue is that once I finished reading Mark Manson’s…

Title: Victim of Child Abuse.

We are all born into a unique social environment known as ‘family’. The people of this environment contribute to our genetic make up, our physical environment, and our psychological well being. From contraception, our family leaves an impression upon who we are and where our lives will be directed. A kind of legacy. My legacy…