An Unsettling Revelation: Childish Behaviour Never Really Leaves the Playground

Girl looking out at St Kilda Beach with the wind in her hair

The past 12 months have been somewhat eye-opening for me. The layer of naivety that once kept we warm at night has been ripped off without warning, leaving me exposed to the cold hard truth of the human race. I guess it had to happen some day. Does this unsettling degree of awareness make me an adult now? Who knows. I’m edging closer and closer to the quarter of a century milestone yet I feel as though I’ve only just accomplished standing on my own two feet. And even so, I feel vulnerable. 

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