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Personal Essays | You are Seven of Nine

August 9, 2017 // 0 Comments

Making friends is not my strong suit. I like to live on the edge of things, watching and thinking, only occasionally venturing into conversations and putting myself out [...]

Personal Essay | Hard to Swallow

July 16, 2017 // 0 Comments

Note: the following is a personal essay and as such reflects personal views of the author. The terrible news felt like a punch in the stomach; it knocked the wind out of me. [...]

Personal Essay | Dear Tetya

July 5, 2017 // 0 Comments

Tetya, It’s now been 35 years. I know I never met you in person, but I’ve still known you my entire life. You’re the reason I grew up wanting blonde hair. [...]

Personal Essay | Scarves

June 16, 2017 // 1 Comment

Judi Sundsted shares her Parkinson's diagnosis and her experience with the treatment which gave her back her life. [...]

Personal Essay | Out of Touch

June 14, 2017 // 0 Comments

“Sorry I’m late,” my colleague said, finding her place in the circle of desks at our monthly afterschool book club discussion. “My kids have been crazy this week.” [...]
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