How do you express yourself?

Chapter 2

How do you express yourself? Someone asked me during my waitressing shift at 2 am. Back in a day when my routine consisted of attending lectures, laboratories and working part time to afford a merely comfortable life in Greece.

The question took me by surprise and I had actually no response. Later in the evening after taking a hot shower to get rid of the cigarette’s smell, lying in my student bed, that question was burning my mind.

Ugly thoughts such as living life just for the sake of it were dominating my brain. Those thoughts were tidily put to sleep the next morning with the excuse that survival comes first.

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A few years later and luckily life has gotten a bit more comfortable. I still struggle to express myself in terms of creating something. While there are many things and mostly friends and family that I can be myself with, I constantly feel the need to develop. In a corner of my mind, I still believe that I haven’t bloomed yet.

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There is an amazing scientist, pianist, fashion designer, writer, Michelin-starred chef in me waiting to be awakened.

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My coat is from Maje unfortunately, sold out (here), Lee Scarlet Jeans(here), Old Chocolate Negro boots, love those(here) and (here)

How do you guys express yourself?

I would love to read your comments.

Cheers,

T.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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8 Comments

  1. March 7, 2016 / 9:16 am

    Well, the way I dress myself says a lot about me; that’s why I find fashion so amazing and creative, an excellent way to express yourself ; )
    LaMelenaDeLe├│n

    • March 7, 2016 / 10:41 pm

      I agree with you. Thank you for stopping by.

  2. March 8, 2016 / 5:06 pm

    I guess i will go with my hair ­čÖé

    • March 10, 2016 / 11:16 pm

      Thank you so much Sophia!
      Cheers,
      T.

  3. Jo
    May 7, 2016 / 6:21 pm

    Gosh! How do I answer that in a few lines? I have always wanted to be different, not follow the herd. Be me. Not always easy. So, probably in my writing : making music and in design projects.

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