The sixth and final part in a series.
Part five in a series.
Part four in a series.
Making it up as I go.
Part three in a series.
Part two in a series.
The first in a series.
“Gaming the system” was my escape valve.
What do you do when your neighborhood feels like Mars?
Adulthood was never meant to be simple for me.
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