The Memoirist
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The Memoirist

Recovering From Dr. Strange

Or: How I learned to stop blindly trusting authority figures and rely on myself

It was my last session with the psychologist I call Strange. Actually, my last session had been the week before. I just didn’t know it as I waited for him to arrive.

I wasn’t entirely surprised he appeared to be running late. He often canceled at the last…



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Amy Von Blickhahn

Writer of memoir essays, pop culture and all the trivia you never knew you wanted.