This year, I have never felt so alone and so loved. When I was abroad, there was moment where I wanted to drop everything and return home. I ran away from people, just to see how much they meant to me. I ran away from problems, just to see if the pain would go away. I also ran away from myself, ignoring what I really needed.
SKAM is the latest hit teenage drama, hailing from unlikely Norway. Its starking realism has hit the hearts of people all around the globe with stories of friendships, breakups, relationships, sexual assault, mental illness, and homosexuality. But what exactly sets this show apart from the hundreds of young adult series already in the market?