Semi-Hiatus | Maria, ; Back then naivety was the norm and skepticism was a foreign language, I just think every once in a while you need fries and a chocolate milkshake and your mom.
“I think there are lessons I’ve come to learn in retrospect, like not taking for granted the really small shows, which weren’t even my shows—just my turn to sing karaoke. Now I’m looking into a big crowd of people and I’m able to appreciate [those times] so much. You have to find balance between being in the moment and getting to where you want to be. You’ve got to appreciate where you are when you’re there.”