My therapist sent me on a journey to find an answer

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And being female doesn’t automatically make women victims

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The pandemic has strained every type of relationship. Here’s how to handle that someone

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Mental Health

Easier said than done

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The story of how we lost an ordinary farmer, elected state senator, to the Grand QAnon Party

The family farm, founded in 1846, Dayton Township, Iowa County, Iowa. Photo credited to the author

Our liberties we prize and our rights we will maintain. — State of Iowa

Pandemic Life

If you faced the world today, you’re doing okay

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“Who are we? Are we simply what others want us to be? Are we destined to a fate beyond our control? Or can we evolve, become something more?” — Jean Grey, Dark Phoenix

Pandemic Life

Once vaccines stabilize the crisis, the gritty work begins

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I’m not scared or a sheep. Chances are, it’s not what you think

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Erika Anne Sauter

Behavioral science ed/ reporter in Eastern Iowa. Informed and opinionated. My hobbies include petting cats, research & farming.

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