I May Die Because I am Broke

It’s sad, really

Photo by Marek Studzinski on Unsplash

I never thought I would be in a position like this.

To explain just what kind of pickle I am in right now, you need to know my situation.

I support a family on what I make from my social security disability, and I have for at least the last 15 years. It’s not much, but we have been able to make it work because the cost of living is…

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Personal essays with a good dose of blogging expertise thrown in— jasonjamesweiland@gmail.com

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