Amanda Salisbury

Fiction, Life, Opinion, Art, Non-fiction


  • Sleepy

    For more than a year I have suggested to my healthcare providers that I’m depressed because I sleep so much, not–as had been presumed–that I sleep because I’m depressed. The doctors have listened. But the wheels of healthcare churn slowly through a miasma of mucky insurance and murky interdepartmental harangues. It is four days shy… Continue reading

  • End of Year

    I plan life to be smooth, if curved, and sensical. Like this: I prepare for a life far more messy and nonlinear. Often, my life resembles the second wire spool: knotted, circling back on itself, with periods of thick and periods stretched thin. The year of our Lord two thousand nineteen has been no different.… Continue reading

About Me

Writer. Lawyer. Relative. Friend.

Curious. Detailed. Occasionally funny.


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