A Letter to My Insecurities (and Maybe Yours, Too)

This one is from me, to me

Dear Insecurities,

This is your local security system speaking. It’s time to let me in now. Because listen: it’s okay.

It’s okay to feel this way. It’s okay to worry and panic and doubt. It’s okay to feel bad and let it all out. It’s okay to cry. It’s okay to be…

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Emily Wilcox

I imagine in a parallel universe I might be a caricaturist or a botanist or somewhere asleep on the moon — but here, I am a writer.