Micromanagement

My self-managed anxiety manifests itself in surprisingly normal-looking ways. I don't have a messy room. Clutter is usually too much for me and I like things to sit in just the right spot. I'm hyper-organized. I have a planner, a bullet journal, and I've recently¬† begun printing out weekly time sheets to make sure I …

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The Lesson

I'm at an Imagine Dragons concert right now. I'm sitting outside the venue seating, like by concessions and stuff. There's a bench. Beside me is a dad, holding his earbud-wearing, iPad-watching child. It's bringing me comfort that the world exists outside my anxiety. See, I was fine. We're on the third tier of seating, front …