Discussion of news topics with a point of view, including narratives by individuals regarding their own experiences

As an adult, there’s no scheduled time to see your friends or even make new ones like there was when we were kids. There’s no recess or dorm meeting. We’re all living busy lives separate from one another, which makes the little moments between us all the more important. The good and bad times, small gestures and understanding have been the pillars of maintaining my friendships as an adult.

The pandemic empowered me to realize I’m nonbinary

I feel like I’m meeting myself for the first time

The pandemic has changed me. But how will we collectively heal?

It’s difficult to start healing when the pain is still being inflicted

I used to feel like I was losing money if I wasn’t working. Financial planning helped me find balance.

Money anxiety used to paralyze me with guilt and worry