My Relationship With Amazon Is Longer Than My Marriage

Dear Amazon,

Can you believe it’s been 20 years? I mean, the time has just flown by.

We were both so different back in 1998 — me, a shy undergrad with a bad haircut and acne; you, an up-and-coming online retailer who had just made the big time by going public.

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Emily F. Popek, a school communications professional and freelance journalist, lives in upstate New York with her family.

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Emily Popek

Emily Popek

Emily F. Popek, a school communications professional and freelance journalist, lives in upstate New York with her family.

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