My Leap: A year, a moment of reflection

It has been one year. I don’t remember much. I remember smiling. I remember hurting; a lot. I stand here still, surrounded by friends I truly feel grateful for; blossoming relationships. I pushed myself past boundaries I thought remained stationary, on my own watch, not yours. I have spoken in front of hundreds, four times in eight months. I used to hide from exposure, anything that made me vulnerable. I sit here studying psychology at my living room table only now appreciating the beauty of my growth. To find something you love is rare. I volunteer for a suicide awareness charity, … Continue reading My Leap: A year, a moment of reflection

My leap: Acapella 

I’ve been at my new school for six weeks and my greatest moment of pride so far has been performing in the Autumn concert with the acapella girls.  I never used to sing! Not even infront of my closest friends. I didn’t have the confidence! My parents can both sing (Dad you need to join the band as a lead singer) , so I took the odds that I could too. I started acapella with the encouragement of my close friend. We went and I haven’t missed a rehearsal since. I took the jump to perform “true colours” at the … Continue reading My leap: Acapella