Cover Photo: Photograph by Anna Shults Held
Photograph by Anna Shults Held

Giving My Plants—And Myself—Just Enough Care

The Lexapro were small and white; the generic was free under my insurance. More expensive were the plants.

This is what the dinosaurs must have seen

Find a therapist

Impulse

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Succession

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Anna Held is a writer with essays published or forthcoming in Electric Literature, The Cut, The Rumpus, and BuzzFeed, among others. She can be found on Twitter at @ajshults or at annasheld.com.