I didn’t realize how bold it actually was to pack everything up and leave the comfort of my hometown, family, friends and childhood home. That is the beautiful thing about being a young dreamer. The idea of diving is frightening, but the jump and sense of self-fulfillment are incomparable. I jumped, I thrived, I fell, I got up and I wouldn’t change a single thing.
I knew that this would be the biggest challenge I had ever faced in the 25 years of my young life. It was the journey and challenge that excited me most. I was a mid-twenties girl in the chaos