When you look at your friends or classmates, you might see the tall, lanky nerd who always gets straight A’s, the popular senior who is always laughing and smiling, or that classmate who seems to have everything under control. Sometimes this is all they will allow you to see. And that's a shame. Because what you may have heard before is trite but true: nobody's perfect. In a world where people may seem perfect — or at least in control and normal — we often see ourselves as abnormal or not good enough. Whether they show it or not, though, everybody has problems of one kind or another. And so do I. Follow me on my journey.