There is no such thing as “way too late.” You arrived right on time :)
I am deeply grateful in return that my writing helped you in some way. The responses to this piece made me realize that I needed to start and organization for people like us, and… it just began something that continually amazes me. If you haven’t checked out the forum, please do. I’d love to see you there if you’re looking for support. Thank you for reading and thank you for commenting. It’s amazing this world we live in where two strangers can connect like this. Gratitude is the only word I have.
I hope you’re doing well too.