Even on a campus with 30,000 other students, I often feel totally alone. Reaching out is one of the hardest lessons I've learned.
It’s hard to sit in class and learn about different things when you feel like you have a hole in your heart and your head is full of static.
At first, opening myself up to several people that I might share a class with, live in the same residence hall as, or even have mutual friends with was frightening.
I often find myself feeling so constrained by my emotions and anxieties that I am not able to do things that I would love. For the past few years, it has been incredibly difficult for me to open up to people. It seems like a constant disconnect between me and others around me. Something in […]