You know, growing up, I was told that I could be anything. That I was smart and bright, had intelligence for days and that as long as I put my mind to it and worked hard, I could be anything I wanted to be. I don’t think that I was Continue Reading
The benefits system is a minefield of neurotypical horseshit specifically designed to be tedious, distressing and drawn out so that people won’t bother with it. I wouldn’t wish dealing with this system on my worst enemy, and yet here society is forcing the less able to contend with it.
The idea of an identity crisis isn’t often brought up outside of jokes or banter between folk, and in an ironic twist of fate… that is precisely part of the problem with the modern day crisis of identity a lot of younger adults face.