Avery finds themselves at a crossroads in life, uncertain about their future and struggling to transition into adulthood. A recent college graduate, Avery has always been ambitious and determined, but lately, they’ve been plagued by self-doubt and an overwhelming sense of directionlessness.
As they sit in their small apartment, Avery ruminates on the conflicting emotions that have taken hold. The post-college world, which once seemed full of promise and opportunity, now feels vast and unnavigable. Avery recalls the excitement they once had for their career aspirations, but now, those dreams feel distant and out of reach. Negative thoughts swirl through Avery’s mind, and they can’t shake the nagging feeling that they are falling behind their peers.
Avery’s sense of identity is also in flux. Having always embraced their androgynous nature, Avery is proud of who they are, but they can’t help but feel the pressure to conform to societal expectations. They grapple with questions of how to present themselves authentically in a world that often demands neat categorization.