1. June, 2016: I was having a panic attack while I walked the dog after dinner. Children rode skateboards and scooters in that last yellowed hour before bedtime. I felt unreal to myself, and the Denver streets I’d known my whole adult life seemed false and imitative. What I felt was a numbing and a derealization that left me somewhat incapable of speaking to other people, as … [Read more...]
About Emily Sinclair
Emily Sinclair studied English and American History at Columbia University, and holds an MFA in Fiction from The Program for Writers at Warren Wilson College. Her work has been published in a number of literary journals. "Inclusion/Exclusion: A story of sex, death, and real estate" was Notable in Best American Essays, 2012. She lives in Golden, Colorado, and teaches for Lighthouse Writers. She tweets @SemiEmily.