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LIVED THROUGH THIS

Car crashes, quarry jumps, and the friends we love despite everything

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THIS IS US

Not all children grow up

Ana, age 12 (with her cat Pepper)


When my physical voice failed, I had to learn that I deserve to be heard

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This Is Us

Our eyes are tired of communicating, and our pixelated faces are so 2020

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Lived Through This

It took healthy love to appreciate the abuse I had excused

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How my pet dragon validates my existence

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This Is Us

Culture taught me to pursue love, then sex, then marriage — but that formula has never worked for me

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A brief romantic ode to the Garden State

The author drinking from a mug that reads “BITCH, PLEASE. I’M FROM JERSEY.”
The author drinking from a mug that reads “BITCH, PLEASE. I’M FROM JERSEY.”


This Is Us

How would it feel to be single for the rest of my life?

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Past Is Prologue

The term went mainstream in the ’80s and ’90s, and it’s carried a stigma ever since

Photo by Priscilla Du Preez on Unsplash

Human Parts

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