How do I find myself in the emotional turmoil of March 2020 yet again, and how do I find my way out in one piece?

Photo by Max Bender on Unsplash


What happens when you close your eyes and try to remember who you were

Photo by Євгенія Височина on Unsplash


There is a cancer at our University — you must remove her.

University of Virginia Rotunda with green lawn and blue sky beyond.
University of Virginia Rotunda with green lawn and blue sky beyond.


Enough is enough.

The system is broken. It’s our job to fix it. Photo by Joshua Hoehne on Unsplash

An unlikely recipe for attacking personal anxiety

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Trying to stay sane as an unemployed shut-in

Woman looking out window in city.
Woman looking out window in city.
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Cinderella’s castle in Disney world with sun behind
Cinderella’s castle in Disney world with sun behind
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An in-progress puzzle of a New Yorker magazine cover
An in-progress puzzle of a New Yorker magazine cover
When life becomes a 1000-piece puzzle you have to cobble together from the doldrums of NYC self-isolation.

An introspection and the musings of a perfectionist struggling in these very imperfect times.

Laura A. Heeter

Designer, thinker, and doer based in Richmond, VA.

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