When You Become Convinced You’re Just A Broken Person

By Ari Eastman

You can’t even remember the first time you referred to yourself as broken. It’s strange, it’s just a word. It shouldn’t carry this much weight. You are so many things, you know this. You even think about listing all of them, pinning it up on your wall as a reminder. But the pen shakes in your hand, or your fingers type the wrong words. Broken. You forget…

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