Think of the Anxiety, too. Sometimes, the Most Anxious People are the Realists

I’m glad I don’t work at a hotel check-in desk.  I don’t think I’d be right for a while if a guest handed me a credit card with the National Rifle Association (N.R.A.) logo on it. Just a few minutes ago, I began typing about my own experience being near gun violence — and guns stored in unlocked spaces that could have been grabbed easily by the wrong person.  I tapped and held the backspace key after I got too upset to continue describing that trauma. Now, to start over… It should be obvious that the majority of times a … Continue reading Think of the Anxiety, too. Sometimes, the Most Anxious People are the Realists