Disappearing in Your Twenties

As I move into another chapter of my life and fade out from the comfort I’ve cozied into for the last few years, I have come to realize that some hearts and minds care little for my company. Of course, this feeling is unpleasant but it’s also incredibly freeing.

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For many years I felt responsible for the care of the surrounding collective. I believed that I was a temporary checkpoint for healing and refuge…