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Meghan Palmer
A weekly roundup of thought-provoking content and commentary, designed to make your conversations more interesting. In your inbox every Thursday.
Created 15 Apr 2020
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  • Throwback Edition: I Forgot I Had a Body
    30 Sep 2021 • 6 min read • 2 0
    Dearest Readers, I was struck when I re-read this essay, penned at the end of tail last summer, for the similarities between the revelations shared in it and the ones I’ve uncovered lately. As you rea...
  • Edition #87: Forgiveness, Can You Imagine?
    23 Sep 2021 • 9 min read • 7 2
    A Note From the Editor There once was a woman, like many women before her, who made a grave mistake: she married the wrong man. She knew it from early on, long before their wedding night, long before ...
  • Edition #86: You Need To Know About This
    16 Sep 2021 • 9 min read • 4 0
    A Note From the Editor I began watching scary movies regularly last spring during lock down, and the more I watched the less afraid I was. Where I once cowered in fear from such movies, it didn’t take...
  • Edition #85: In the Face of Fear
    09 Sep 2021 • 6 min read • 3 0
    A Note From the Editor I have never had a healthy relationship with money, though from an outside perspective it might appear otherwise. It took me years to recognize the toxic nature of the relations...
  • Edition #84: Twenty Nine Pieces of Unsolicited Advice
    02 Sep 2021 • 8 min read • 6 4
    A Note From the Editor I’ve always loved my birthday. Not in a way that demands people celebrate it for an entire week, but in a way that carries a certain degree of expectation. I expect to feel ackn...
  • Throwback Edition: The Mental Evolution of "Success"
    26 Aug 2021 • 6 min read • 4 0
    Dearest Readers, As you open this email, I will be finishing up a two week, tech-free stint at a sleepaway writing camp for kids up in the mountains of Pennsylvania. I imagine you’ll be sitting at you...
  • Edition #83: The Worst That Could Happen
    12 Aug 2021 • 7 min read • 3 2
    A Note From the Editor The year was 2007, the end of freshman year of high school. It was time that would feel significant in any circumstance, but was even more emotionally charged because of a decis...
  • Edition #82: The Story of a Mother in Brooklyn
    05 Aug 2021 • 5 min read • 2 0
    Subscribe now A Note From the Editor Picture this: you are a young, single mother of two boys, aged eight years old and one year old, and you’re carrying the weight of the world on your shoulders. You...
  • Edition #81: Out With the Old Ways
    29 Jul 2021 • 6 min read • 6 1
    Hello Dear Readers, I was wondering why I didn’t receive my own email after sending it out yesterday morning, and it looks like it never went out! So please enjoy this surprise Friday afternoon treat ...
  • Edition #80: On Making Friends as an Adult
    22 Jul 2021 • 7 min read • 5 7
    A Note From the Editor I have a handful of unpopular opinions—mayonnaise is the superior condiment, the best naps happen in movie theatres, pretzels sort of suck, and it isn’t that hard to make friend...
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