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Human Parts

Lived Through This

Poverty: A Series of Small Emergencies

A year in the life

Photo by Sharon McCutcheon on Unsplash

Let me tell you a story.

Scenario: You have a public school day job of three years that almost pays all your bills so you take on an extra job as an independent contractor to make ends meet. You still have student loans from a degree that qualifies you for your slightly…

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Miyah Byrd

Miyah Byrd

Hipster. Hooligan. Writer. Wanderer. Host of upcoming podcast, We Don’t Talk About That!