Name: Shannon Stanley
Social Media Handle/Username: @shanstandamann
Introduce Yourself/Tell About Yourself: Hii! So my name is Shannon….. I’m 15 years old and live in a quaint area in South Africa called Tsitsikamma(Garden Route)… I’m Grade 9 and I love Natural Sciences.
What Inspires You Every day? : My mom…. She inspires me every single day to do better and not get in trouble lol.
What is some words of wisdom you live by?: Think before you ink.. otherwise your work will stink!
What is your ultimate goal in life? : To not have to wait until the next paycheck to buy what I want…. To excel out of my circumstances…. To live my life to the fullest (and to have a McLaren Senna in the backyard
How have you been during the pandemic and how has it affected you? : I’m not gonna lie… It was tough on me…. I couldn’t see my friends at all for the longest time… I started overeating and gaining some unwanted weight and it really got me into this depressive state…… But at the same time it instilled many good habits in me… Started studying more…. Being on my phone less and I started with a few hobbies!
What is a message you would like to give others? : Focusing on your own path and not other’s paths will do you great in life.
What else would you like to tell others about you or your life?: Not much….. My home language is Afrikaans… Second language is English….. My favourite movie is Black Panther and my favourite series is Euphoria.