I have so much respect for people in the service. The mental strength it takes to do what they do is unbelievable.
Obviously I ask my family and loved ones for advice here and there, but I kind of have a rule with the people I love that surround me - close family and close friends - that unless I ask for it, I don't really want advice thrown out.
Going to Africa was being able to take my volunteering and my passion for hospice one step further.
I just think people are so used to seeing me on shows like Vampire Diaries and Pretty Little Liars, which are more geared toward teens. But in reality, I could have a 12-year-old kid.
I got followed by the paparazzi because they thought I was Shannyn Sossamon.
I feel like - and maybe you're going to think I'm crazy for saying this - 'Vampire Diaries' has crazy fans, 'Pretty Little Liars' has crazy fans, but I swear to you, I have never met crazier fans than 'One Tree Hill"s.
I have realized sometimes I do better working under a crazy schedule. It gives me less time to overthink things and forces me to be present.
I love the dancing and the music from Latin cultures. I went to a Flamenco show in Spain once, and it completely took my breath away!
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