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I feel stuck.

My feet are glued to the floor. I couldn’t move even if I tried.

It’s like one of those movie scenes where the protagonist is standing still, the realities of life becoming a whirlwind around them. They’re helpless to the situation they have found themself in.

That’s…

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A world of productivity is a harmful one.

There is so much emphasis put on the idea of “adding” something to our reality. I really enjoy reveling in the idea that none of these human actions matter.

Your “productivity” is not adding to the world.

It’s blinding you from what…

There is a light within her.
She does not know how to feel its glow.
The flames burn her insides,
the pain is killing her.
She is not ignoring it,
but there’s no path to follow,
no way for the fire to escape.
The smoke is clouding her thoughts.
Everything is so grey,
endless melancholy…

Things have been hurting lately. It’s a collective pain, I can’t pinpoint exactly what’s causing it. The mornings have been weird to me. I feel like when I wake up, I’m not in the right place. I open my eyes to a reality that seems foggy. My apartment looks the…

Katelyn Polich

Just a 20-something in Chicago paving her way through life. Confused most of the time. Existing as well as she knows how.

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