Just once, I wanted the choice to be who I was, without anyone knowing my history or telling me what to do.
Just north of San Diego, Encinitas is a paradise on the Pacific, home to surfers, skaters, yogis, vegans, hipsters, and musicians alike.
I was a weird kid. I ran around my house in a Barney costume at the age of fourteen and … More
Throughout my whole high school career, popularity seemed to be the most important thing. It was more important than my … More