“I think I was more old and used up in my early twenties than at any other time. I was lucky to get through them, but a secret ‘hell with this’ was working on some cold level. Last spark waiting. I get older and my mind opens up more and more. Exact opposite of the majority of my peers. It’s all…
The cognitive dissonance caused by a society that tells its children to “follow their dreams” through messages in films, literature, etc. and then punishes them for not choosing safe, money making careers in adulthood is fascinating, to say the least.