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Collected Item: “What Keeps Me Sane”

Give your story a title.

What keeps me sane (FOR GWYN TO CURATE)

What sort of object is this: text story, photograph, video, audio interview, screenshot, drawing, meme, etc.?

Photograph

Tell us a story; share your experience. Describe what the object or story you've uploaded says about the pandemic, and/or why what you've submitted is important to you.

Between working in a grocery store, and doing class work, I find my self busy and often stressed. I am lucky enough to have a partner, two cats and other luxuries that help me relax and relieve my anxieties. I included an older picture of myself and my partner, my switch, and my cats Wobbles (grey) and Jade (black). Having these distractions in my life have definitely made the pandemic a little more manageable. These things, along with my partner, help me count my blessings and appreciate what I have and have been able to hold on to during these anxious and stressful times.

Use one-word hashtags (separated by commas) to describe your story. For example: Where did it originate? How does this object make you feel? How does this object relate to the pandemic?

#coveryourfangs #hs6301 #cats #stressrelief #grateful

Who originally created this object? (If you created this object, such as photo, then your name goes here.)

Mikel Baxter

Give this story a date.

2020-11
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