Fearless She Wrote
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Fearless She Wrote

We Resort to Binary Thinking Because Nuance Creates Discomfort

Especially in the context of “Cat Person”

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Repulsed, upset, and validated. That’s how I felt after reading Cat Person by Kristen Roupenian in the New Yorker. I devoured it years ago, riveted by the glow of my iPad in the safety and darkness of my room. Scrolling mindlessly through Twitter (as one does), I tapped on the link to the…

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Missy Chansy

Missy Chansy

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Writer. Prev: Marketing Director, MBA, Civil Servant. Lao, French, American. I tell stories to feed the soul. hello@melissachanthalangsy.com