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I Don’t Miss My Friends. I Miss the Strangers.

For a New Yorker who always tried to connect with the strangers in his midst, life under quarantine feels especially alienating

LLast summer, before the coronavirus washed across the face of the earth, stripping the markets bare of sanitary products and scattering us into our fearful bolt-holes of…




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Joe Keohane

Joe Keohane

Former Features Director at Medium, and editor at Esquire and Entrepreneur. Written for New York magazine, New Yorker, The New Republic, Boston Globe, etc. NYC.

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