Meat market with customers.
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Gutting Ourselves On the Regular

Personal essays tear us up for a few pennies at a time. Is it worth it?

We value memoirists and nonfiction essayists who can penetrate the grief, horror, heartache of life and show us something raw, something essential in humanity. We value them so much, in fact, that it’s become something of an industry on the internet.