by Anna Wieder
I choose the booth by the window because it seems like the first sunny day in forever. I feel a surge of relief and a welcomed lift in sadness, as a I gaze out at the blue sky.
In the background, I find the noise of many conversations comforting. It keeps my feelings muted and calm.
You see, this is a common Sunday spot, Panera. Part of my routine. With a book and a laptop and some work for the week. I like how I can be alone, blend in, but still be surrounded by humans. I … Read more...