LIFESTYLE

I Have Decided to Become a Hermit

On attempting to fulfill my childhood dream, one bowl of chili at a time.

Bev Potter
4 min readFeb 18, 2024

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One word: ticks. (Photo by Clay Banks on Unsplash)

I always envisioned myself living alone in a cabin in the woods with a bunch of dogs.

This was when I was a teenager, back when loneliness was an abstract concept and the cabin idyll was just a mental escape trap from…

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Bev Potter

Legal secretary by day, insomniac by night. Ally. BA, MA. Humor, pop culture, and things that make you think. My weekly-ish newsletter is bevpotter.substack.com