Where are you from?
Wolverhampton, but I currently live in London.
Why did you choose to volunteer at Borderline Arts?
After experiencing a lot of misunderstanding as a result of my BPD diagnosis several years ago, I feel strongly about tackling the stigma that surrounds this label. I'm also passionate about all things creative and love what Borderline Arts stands for!
What is your role in Borderline Arts?
Social Media Coordinator
What is your occupation outside Borderline Arts?
I am a massage therapist and dance teacher.
How long have you volunteered with Borderline Arts?
I started in August 2023.
What is your favourite colour?
What’s one of your favourite places in the world?
Growing up, in my family home, we had a small gated-off section at the bottom of our garden called The Fairy Garden. It was full of tiny fairy statues, windchimes, suncatchers, and lots of plants. I thought it was the most magical place in the world!
What is one of your favourite quotes?
"Even if you can't create an ideal life for yourself, you have sufficient control to live a life that has enough positive elements to it that it is indeed worth living." - Marsha Linehan
Do you have any phobias?
I used to be very scared of dogs, but luckily I'm not so bad now.
Marmite: love it or hate it?
LOVE, LOVE, LOVE!
An interesting (or weird) fact about you?
I have mild synaesthesia, so I see certain words/letters/numbers as colours.
Do you have any pets?
Not right now!
Introvert or Extrovert?