So Many Drafts…So Little Time

Highlights and Lowlights.

Kristin DeMarr
8 min readJun 14, 2023

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The number of drafts I have started here is astronomical at this point…this is all I could screenshot at once — the list goes on…

Screenshot of Substack Drafts by the author

Most of these will never see the light of day. I seriously don’t know what I was thinking when I started an essay on the eve of the final day of school and imagined that I would write the entire thing and publish it that night. Pffffftttt. It was an entire week of the craziest ass bullshit. Like every single day was an unimaginable shit-show that had me running nonstop and doing it all week, and each day is probably an entire essay of the events.

It’s a good thing that today is therapy day. I mean, therapy day last week was an entire thing as well. My therapist is moving to a new therapy group, and there was a huge miscommunication about which place I was supposed to meet her at. — LMFAO — I started writing this before leaving for therapy on Tuesday (5/30). And didn’t finish it. That was now a week ago. The almost exact same fucking thing happened this Tuesday as last Tuesday. She’s moving locations — last week, we set up to meet at the new location. Just before my appointment time, as I pulled into the…

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Kristin DeMarr

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