Cassandra Bustamante

Bio

Cassandra Bustamante is a Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising graduate and over caffeinated business student from California. Cassandra is a bi-polar music addict, liquor enthusiast and introspective intellectual with particular taste for the unusual and complex. She is on a life-long exploration and quest to create a life that parallels her vivid imagination. In her spare time, she writes short fictional stories based on lessons learned throughout the (mis)adventures of her and her friends’ lives.

Be You, Do You: How To Be An Authentic Individual

By Cassandra Bustamante
Think about it, why wouldn't you want to be yourself? Intuitively, it seems simple - natural even. Who else are you supposed to be if not yourself? In reality, people stray away from whom they truly are just to fit in and feel accepted by others to…