May 13, 2022
Author: Connor White
Take a moment to think about some of the most challenging memories of adolescence: missing the game-winning layup, flunking the big test, being rejected from the “cool kids’” lunch table. How did you handle it?
If you’re like most people, the answer is…not well. Growing up is a tricky time, filled with instances that we can, in the moment, perceive as the highest peaks and the lowest valleys of our entire life, forever and ever—the literal end of the world. And everyday, we’re expected to show up the next day and face it again.