Wednesday, May 20, 2020 - 1:38pm
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Lockdown encouraged me to attempt an activity I’ve fervently hated for my entire life: running. I laced up my decade-old Nikes and curated a Spotify playlist titled “chill run,” replacing my usual dance-pop workout songs with tracks from Frank Ocean and SZA. At the very least I wanted to enjoy the music. Then, I set off into my Metro Detroit subdivision.

Wednesday, May 6, 2020 - 3:04pm
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In two months, I’ll be celebrating my five-year anniversary with an online community that has completely changed my life. From curing unhealthy sleeping patterns to relaxing nerves during an anxiety episode, this form of self-care might be exactly what you’ve been searching for during the COVID-19 pandemic. It’s called ASMR.