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I went to Hawaii and didn't tell anyone...

      Have you ever disappeared? Approval, spoiler alert, you don't need it. Have you ever done something because of someone else's influence? Like gone to college because your parents told you that you had to? Or not dated someone because other people didn't approve? Or got married right away because society or your parents pressured you to do so? Or perhaps not gone on a trip because someone told you no? There's one thing all of these examples have in common, control. Seven years ago this month, I went to Hawaii and didn't tell anyone. Literally, no one except one of my roommates because she had to drop me off at the airport and my boss, but only...

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