ILLUMINATION
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ILLUMINATION

The End of One American Dream

Pandemics take unknown tolls on the human physique

Liz is the woman next door, two kids, a dog, and a mortgage. Her husband, Abe, 41, worked as a motel manager before the pandemic shut it down. By any standard, Liz and Abe consider themselves unremarkable people. Liz is a good wife, a hard-working mother, twenty pounds overweight, which she was working hard to lose at the local…

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Harry Hogg

I was born in London, adopted, lived my youth on an island off the coast of Scotland. Now living between Colorado, Missouri, California. I write to be loved