It’s never been easier to make a positive impact in the world. But with so much chaos, uncertainty, and global crises happening at once, where would you even begin?

Coronavirus? Climate change? Racial injustice?

murder hornets?

I was 14 the first time I got drunk. Me and a friend shared a bottle of vodka in a field at 2pm on a day off school.

As the saying goes, “Start as you mean to go on.” And I most certainly did.

I quickly gained a reputation as a slightly crazed, lovable mess. When I was told, “Your so much fun when you’re drunk,” it was like I’d found my calling in life.

All the emotional trauma, depression, anxiety, and loneliness I carried around as a teenager would disappear instantly every weekend (and the occasional weekday). I stopped…

Conor Walsh

Ghostwriter for ethical hackers; emotional bro; serial immigrant; proud eccentric.

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