Tuesday, November 29 2022 - 7:00 PM

In Between

Jael Amador, a young adult living in New York City, writes about her journey through school, health habits, friends, spiritual discoveries, and more.

My New Planner

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Every few months or so, I get frustrated with the lack of progress in my life and I spend money on a new (sometimes expensive) …

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Grandmother’s Singing

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My grandmother’s name was Luz. “Luz” means light in Spanish, and I honestly can’t think of a more fitting name. I’ve been thinking a lot …

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Harsh Feedback

Fledgling songwriters, some of whom I have never met before, often email me and ask me to listen to their music. I used to get …

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Needless Worrying

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Have you ever been watching a movie and all of a sudden realized that something absolutely terrible is about to happen? It’s a very familiar …

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Distractions

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I am never more diligent about house cleaning, doing laundry, and organizing my surroundings than when I have a deadline to meet. Usually, I’m pretty …

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You’re Too Small

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“You’re too small!” As the youngest of three, I hated hearing that! My sister and brother are much, MUCH older than I am,* and growing …

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The New Jael

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I’ve said this more times than I can count: I often feel bad for the people who don’t know my friends. I know that it …

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Starting Over

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Fairytales have ruined me. Ever since I can remember, I’ve been on a steady media diet of Once Upon a Time and Happily Ever After. …

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Not Giving Up

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When I first announced that I would be moving to Atlanta, many people responded in one of two ways. Half of my friends and family …

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Writer’s Block

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Most of my friends are artists. I don’t know why it’s like this, but I seem to surround myself with people who love to and …

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