Religious Anxiety Is Hardwired Into My Brain

Growing up Christian still affects my thinking even if I’m not devout

Photo by Ben White on Unsplash.

The story I’ve been writing on-and-off for two years — the only fiction project I’ve ever felt truly passionate about — features two main characters, including a girl who is obsessed with Christianity in the absorbent way that other kids are obsessed with turtles or Ancient…




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Kayla Vokolek

Kayla Vokolek

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