When you're in an industry where you're forced to grow up so quickly, part of you never grows up, and that's a good thing.
More than anything, acting helped me discover who I'm not. I've learned that I'm a girly girl, but not a prissy girl.
You can't force music; It just has to come to you.
I went through a few phases of finding myself: I dabbled in musical theater, chess club, dance troupe, splatter-painting, school mascot (go Wildcats), babysitter, photojournalist, drill team girl, emo kid - and not one of them defined me, but every single one will always play a part in who I am.
Daphne du Maurier