I am SO excited to introduce y’all to my jolie friend: the brilliant, beautiful, and bold Shelly Enright. I met Shelly over 6 years go in my hometown in NJ through a youth group. She’s an incredible, open minded, and kind jeune femme with the best, au naturel mermaid hair I know.
Shelly is currently studying abroad in Southern France. When I asked her about her trip, she had the following unexpected journey to share and I am so grateful that she did. Thank you for sharing this personal experience with us, Shelly! -Jillian
How I Overcame Harassment in France
Guest Post by Shelly Enright
Voyaging to new lands is never easy.
When I first moved to the south of France, I had to get used to a lot of new things.
Between the customary cheek kisses upon greeting someone, buying a fresh baguette everyday, and having to find ways to pass the time until the drunk couple fighting in the street cools down so I can leave my apartment and go to class, the hardest thing to adjust to is what it’s like to walk down the street. Continue reading Inspirational Story: How Shelly Overcame Harassment in France