Blog: I'm OK, you're OK - 2010-08-03
Being in a cult-like environment can affect us in ways that may not be immediately visible.
In September 2005, I had been out of the Sea Org for five months. I had managed to get a good job working as Production Manager for a weekly magazine in Santa Barbara. I was adjusting to life outside the Sea Org and, I thought, doing pretty well at it.
Then I made a mistake.