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The Most Important Thing I’ve Learned About Adulting

Realizing this is half the battle.

A woman sitting at a table in front of a laptop has a mug in her hand.
Photo by Ketut Subiyanto

Back in college, I was envious of people who’d come to class holding a cup of coffee. They seemed so professional and business-y, adults with a capital A.

I, newly 18 and eager to own this brand new, sparkly “adult” title bestowed upon me, started occasionally bringing a cup of coffee from…

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Nia Simone McLeod

Nia Simone McLeod

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