So [mental illness and self harm] are things that I definitely talk about because I try to make myself as accessible as possible, as open and accepting as possible because I want them to have a haven in me. Because I was a weird kid, I had awful things happen to me and awful things I did. And it was hard and I struggled with that so I would want someone to come to me and think that they can tell me their deepest, darkest secret and I wouldn’t j u d g e them for it.
“Life is a journey that is about finding your place and your purpose, and finding out what means most to you, and following it with everything you have. That’s something that I hope nobody—myself included—loses sight of.”