All edited and unedited material to be published

Given the circumstances and essential need for some information to be shared as quickly as possible, I have temporarily relaxed my high standards for what I am publishing. Most of what I have written still needs editing, citations, etc. I have not had the time to perfect each piece of writing and realize now thatContinue reading “All edited and unedited material to be published”

Collective Societal Post Traumatic Stress Disorder by Kristina Tehrani 4/7/2021

Due to the urgent nature of this topic- I have chosen to publish the unedited work in progress. Please forgive any grammatical errors and such. Work in progress… The United States, and many other countries are suffering from PTSD. A world plunged into the unknown, our rules, beliefs and ways of life turned upside down.Continue reading “Collective Societal Post Traumatic Stress Disorder by Kristina Tehrani 4/7/2021”

The Epidemic That Doesn’t Make The Papers

By: Kristina Tehrani 2/10/2021, revised 3/16/2021           Today I stopped by the gas station and as I was browsing for my favorite bottled tea, I happened across the newspaper stand. There were two publications- The Saint Paul Pioneer Press and the Minneapolis Star Tribune. The headlines were nearly identical. This is not a direct headlineContinue reading “The Epidemic That Doesn’t Make The Papers”

“The Pandemic Catfisher of 2020”

By Kristina Tehrani, April 2, 2021 A few weeks ago, I “met” somebody online. Not just anybody- a man. He sent me a message on Facebook at 3 in the morning “how are you doing??’. I often receive messages from random men online, so I ignored it initially. But after a few days, I becameContinue reading ““The Pandemic Catfisher of 2020””