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Uniforms

For a job at Burger King, a prison in North Carolina, a girls’ school in Iran

June 2024
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Taste

Family recipes, mystery street foods, thrift-shop outfits

May 2024
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Yard Sales

Hunting for bargains, letting go of possessions, emptying out a home

April 2024
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Fantasy

Calling a 1-900 number, moving to the tropics, writing fan fiction

March 2024
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Drama

A high-school play, a support group, a catechism class

February 2024
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Dirt

Shining shoes, spreading gossip, growing plants in prison

January 2024
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Gratitude

A second chance at work, a shared meal in the classroom, a helpful stranger at a rest stop

December 2023
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The American Dream

An Indian immigrant, an oil-company man, a bicycle-riding nomad

November 2023
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Television

Sneaking cartoons, escaping into a sitcom, watching the election results

October 2023
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Privacy

A coded diary, a box of letters, a closed bedroom door

September 2023
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Idols

A beloved professor, an Olympic gymnast, a Broadway star

August 2023
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Coffee

A family business, a workplace lifeline, a reminder of home

July 2023
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