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

It’s been about six weeks of self-quarantine (or 60: Time is a flat circle and I don’t count days anymore). Our household is slowly settling into a routine. We’re making handmade pasta, we’re feeding the sourdough, we’re sliding into insanity and spending too much time on puzzles. I’ve really embraced this time to be my best, most productive self.

Just kidding. I hate it here. Here’s a day in my current life. I hope you can relate.

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