Covid has been hard on all of us, regardless of whether or not we actually contracted the virus. I’ve worked from home for eleven years, so that part of my life wasn’t all that different this past year, but giving up going out, seeing friends, and generally just living a normal life in the city has definitely had its toll. Not to mention being diagnosed with breast cancer a few months into the pandemic. But hey, we can make excuses from now until the next pandemic.

If you’re one of the folks who had the miraculous foresight to buy a…

Goodbye 2020, We Will Miss You Not

“2020 is the worst.” We’ve all said it. So cliche, but let’s be honest, who’s actually had a good year? One of the hundreds of memes I ran across this year was “If 2020 was a husband” over a picture of King Henry VIII. “The drink of 2020” is vodka in a water bottle when you’re thirsty and expecting water. Yes, we have all had a dumpster fire of a year. I’m just one of millions of people around the world who has had a bad 2020. Here’s the story of my year.

First, we need to back up a…

Rachel Fairbanks

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