What I Wanted To Be When I Grow Up

The truth about the goals we set ourselves as children, and beyond.

I wanted to be a lawyer.

I wanted to be a professional skateboarder.

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I wanted to be a fireman.

I wanted to be a doctor.

I wanted to be an actress.

I wanted to be a police woman.

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I wanted to be a professional baker.

I wanted to be a nurse.

I wanted to lighting technician.

I wanted to be an author.

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I wanted to be a vet.

I wanted to be a mummy.

I wanted to be a teacher.

I wanted to be a scientist.

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I wanted to be a stage manager.

I wanted to be an artist.

I wanted to be rich.

I wanted to be an astronaut.

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I wanted to be a playwright.

I wanted to be a nursery nurse.

I wanted to be a carer.

I wanted to be happy.

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As children, we have so much pressure put on us to decide what we want to be.

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A part time writer, studying for my BA (Hons) Degree Creative Writing. My interests include mental health, politics, LGBT rights, fiction, poetry and many more!

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