Jun 24, 2021

Dystopian Nightmare

Image text: 2020 was a great year for HSPs, but only if you leave out the whole dystopian nightmare part.As we prepare to have the Most Turnt Summer Ever, let’s not forget what we just lived through, y’all.

For the past several weeks I’ve been geeking out on how everyone is responding to society’s reopening differently. I find it so fascinating; I want to talk about it with you for 14 hours.

Even me—I’m a walking contradiction. I’ve been going around saying how NICE it was to have a break in 2020—how a year without travel or a million weekend plans was actually super restorative and calming for my brain, because so many of the “HSP” things were removed, they were universally agreed upon, they were a given. I didn’t have to say no to anyone, but I still didn’t have to do the things.

It’s funny because it totally skips over the part where my entire routine dissolved into a haze of late mornings, halfhearted exercise attempts, and lots of potato chips. It’s funny because I was a fucking wreck for the first, like, eight months (don’t forget we had an election in 2020; don’t forget Black Lives Matter; don’t forget the attempted coup on the Capitol building)…

In summation, 2020 was a great year for HSPs, but only if you leave out the whole dystopian nightmare part.

Samantha Pollack

About Sam

Samantha Pollack is  a Positioning Strategist & Copywriter who creates powerful brand personalities and compelling marketing copy for service providers, creatives, BIPOC women, AuDHD folks, activists, queers, weirdos, and other smart people.

She's known for her ability to truly capture my clients' voice and craft messaging that makes THEIR clients feel seen, safe, and excited AF to get to work.

Sam believes the most important asset in your business is your audience’s trust, and is working to build a new marketing paradigm rooted in honesty, kindness, and slowing the f*ck down—while making (and paying) sustainable wages. 

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