127: What if your drive for perfection became your fatal flaw?

This Is Actually Happening

By Whit Missildine/Wondery

127: What if your drive for perfection became your fatal flaw?

Heading to college as a star athlete from a protective family, a man’s perfectionism and drive for self-control leads to a downward spiral.


“After like looking in the mirror saying like wow I fucking like hate myself right now…as I got more upset and as time progressed I would go deeper deeper deeper.”


Producer: Whit Missildine

Editor: Nigel Coutinho


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Intro Music: "Illabye" - Tipper

Ambient Themes by Nigel Coutinho

Outro Music: "The Moon is Down" - El Diablo & Adam Schraft (Rojo y Negro) @eldiablosf @rojo-y-negro www.eldiablobass.com/


127: What if your drive for perfection became your fatal flaw?
127: What if your drive for perfection became your fatal flaw?
This Is Actually Happening