🇺🇸 United States
I don't necessarily think that my story is as exciting or optimistic as others but I do want to tell my story if it gets out there...
Some letters are like sun rays that keep shining in my heart.
My unstable childhood was one of the main reasons for many problems that I faced in the later stages of my life.
The feeling of excitement that rushes through my body when I see I'm gonna receive a letter is so bizarre.
This is a life full of twists and turns, because I think that life doesn't always go as straight as a horizontal line as imagined...
The chess player
I got introduced to so many talented, interesting people who make me feel like the future is safe as long as they're here, blessing the world...
Words hold such great power, especially if you put effort into them, as Slowly requires us to do. It is beautiful.
As a journalist, I love getting to know more about people and how they experience life.
Deep down, I think everyone longs to find out what's beyond the confines of their own culture—the huge world at large.
The act of correspondence where you share a bit about yourself can make you feel a smidge vulnerable at first, but if you give it some time, it will pay off.
João C. J.
We talked to each other about everything, about our problems, our dreams, our day... everything, every day.
I'm no longer afraid of being rejected by people because I know there will always be someone who will accept me for who I am, no matter how bad my flaws and imperfections might be.