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How American Idol Traumatized Me

Uncategorized Jan 02, 2019

You read that right. Vulnerable post going down you guys. I haven’t talked about this part of my life on here much but it’s such an important part of my development and I want to share...

When I was 16 I auditioned for American Idol. I’m from a TINY little town so this news was all the rage! I’m going to spare you the long details of the process, but basically...auditioned and made it to the Top 36 out of over 100,000 people. Hollywood week, Simon, Paula, Randy, performed in front of America...the whole nine yards.

I was a minor so I had to be taken out of school, moved to LA for a couple months, and had to do independent study. It was a lot.

This had been a dream of mine since I was little girl but actually living it? I hated it. I missed my friends. I missed choir practice. I missed my English teacher. I was a baby!

From the start I felt so much pressure. My family (bless their heart) were so proud and excited. They bragged and bragged to everyone. My...

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