I love this, Alicia. Thank you for sharing and I do in fact understand from my own experience. I’m right there with you, in it til the end, friend.

I’m fascinated by the “fixers.” I recently wrote a story where someone left a comment asking if I’d tried being happy. I was like, Oh! Wow! I hadn’t thought of that! What a simple solution because really?

Good on you for sharing your stories. We need to hear them. The world needs to hear them.

Newspaper reporter in Eastern Iowa. The views expressed are mine alone.

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