"And it was the language of my mother that I used to describe my world. I didn’t need to talk about a 'safe space' or a 'trigger' to describe trauma or to describe where I grew up. I didn’t need all of these sort of monikers and buzzwords to do so."
"I think the most lasting impact of my childhood was just like, exposure to watching politics happen first hand and being able to understand that individuals can have a big change on the societies they live in. And that definitely made me a political person, but I don’t think I was extremely scarred by it."
"I don’t know, self love is really difficult and a long hard process, but clowns really have been helping me. I love clowns… not too fond of myself… but I’m trying to like, be good with myself. And love who I am, love where I am."