"It was bad. I was picked on because I was a four-eyes and a dork. We didn't have a ton of money, so I couldn't say, "Mom, I need to have these crazy expensive jeans." I've always been able to pull a style together, but school was the last place I wanted to do that for. I had long, tangled hair and wore hemp necklaces, baggy T-shirts and not-so-cute jeans. I mean, for crying out loud, we were just going to go throw on gym clothes and run around the track! I've grown up as far as the fashion world goes, but I still identify with that high school me."
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