The Secret: Dare to Dream
Emily Chapman
I am on vacation this week, which is a weird experience in the time of COVID. I don’t own a car and—though I do know how to drive—I haven’t driven in f…
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I’ve started running out of shit to watch on Netflix that isn’t Spooky Germans in the Dark and Clinical Depression the Cartoon Horse reruns. So, when I…
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Since I don’t go anywhere anymore, I’ve had less time that lends itself to podcast listening, an activity I previously indulged in on the bus. I’ve bee…
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First thing’s first: I’ve moved from Tinyletter to Substack like an adult finally (after months of hemming and hawing, it took literally five minutes, …
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Y'all I am running on goddamn fumes this week. I made a joke about upping my antidepressants in an all-team meeting today and it did not land because o…
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In a very 2020 twist of fate, I learned this morning that several of my colleagues (including the one who broke up with me in the middle of a pandemic)…
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I am fresh off of my first therapy appointment since quarantine started, which was weird in the way video therapy is weird, and nice in the way therapy…
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Though obviously no time is a good time to be dumped, I would have to describe "during the middle of a pandemic/possibly a fundamental change in how ou…
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Over the weekend, presumably as a physical manifestation of my blood cortisol levels, my gums became inflamed around one of my back molars. (Sexy and f…
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I have had a small but good victory in this last week, and it is making a loaf of bread that turned out just tremendously well. Tender and soft like wo…
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Last week was the season finale of Survivor (yes, it's still on; yes it's amazing that they just had their 40th season), which I watched with my Surviv…
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