This made me laugh out loud. I love your writing style, Ainslie. Your edginess really stands out, and I felt more connected in this article. I can be pretty self-critical sometimes, and it's really helpful to turn explore all of our emotions with art. Thank you for sharing!

❤️ I study abuse recovery, sex+ feminism, and depth psychology. 🦋 Creativity heals. ✍️ Words in: The Ascent, Fearless She Wrote, and The Virago. (she/her)