The Dollar Value of our Lives and “The New Normal”

People keep talking about getting back to normal. And the new normal. Like any of us feel the way we did before the pandemic. Like it didn’t expose giant cracks in how our society worked. I was happier before I knew each government had an exact value for our individual lives and that they decided…

it’s less lonely to be alone

They say one of the symptoms of postpartum depression is withdrawal from support and isolation. But sometimes I think if this is my social group - and there 3 exceptional people who are not like this- then it’s actually easier on me and less lonely to ..just.. be ..alone. If I’m going to be talking…