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

Catching myself in a reflection is not always a pleasant surprise. The perspective may be distorted, but it’s difficult not to look at these passing glimpses as a secret truth. Feelings of being not good enough or less than suddenly come to the surface. Sometimes, it takes a little extra help to dig ourselves out.

A world of opportunities arrived in my small town during the pandemic. I’m worried that will vanish.

Please don’t forget about us

I suffer from Zoom phobia. Here’s what that looks like.

‘Ugh, awkward pause! When did I last speak?’

It’s not my job to absolve your white guilt

It should not take our deaths for people to realize our worth