Solo: Collage, Identity, and Personal Growth
23 August 2021 | Essie Somma
Traveling alone offers a daunting and exciting brand of self-ownership. You set your own schedule, your own pace, and your own destination, while assuming almost total responsibility for yourself. It’s vulnerable and empowering. Each new encounter calls on unfamiliar or undiscovered parts of yourself. There are moments of loneliness, exhaustion, and exhilaration, all of which you are left to confront on your own.