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xcept for the lead photo above, this began as an Instagram post. My swyping keyboard finger kept going as if it was a freewriting exercise.

When I scrolled up to add some words to a previous paragraph, something happened that I’ve never before experienced on Instagram:

I RAN OUT OF SPACE/CHARACTERS.

I know that Instagram should be for captions and not full posts. I’m aware that…