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I know. This is the exact sort of headline that, appearing in my Medium feed, prompts me to hit “Show less like this” (followed immediately thereafter by “Mute this author”).

Just to say, meta Medium posts drive me a little bit batshit.




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Dana Leigh Lyons

Dana Leigh Lyons

Doctor of Chinese Medicine, Writer, Dean, Medium Top Writer in LGBTQ. Reach me at:

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