How To Be Unlike Anyone Else

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They say: “just be yourself.”

That’s great advice if you are naturally appealing to friends, colleagues, potential partners and employers. Much to my dismay, this was not a default option for me. My factory settings were firmly hardwired to the awkward ‘nerd-girl’ function.

I didn’t know why, and nobody told me how, but I was just different. Not like the other kids. Just ‘weird’…

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Sayde Scarlett

Sayde Scarlett

Author and poet by day; artist by night. Loves to tell stories and create art; loves to talk about stories and creating art.