A thong-related saga, and hoping to be heard.
“College is telling people where you’re from over and over and over because that’s the only thing anyone can ever think of to ask.”
Secret books, and ending friendships.
Academic probation, and being told you have “hideous” taste.
What we’ve lost.
Loves include Moonlight, Mitski, Christmas, Weaves, the future.
Crushes, dictators, and commitment to a fight.
Conspiracy theories, the definition of a millennial, and feeling too young.
Growing up almost by accident.
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