Dr. Self-Love: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Coffee

The lustrous coffee bean in its natural habitat: the cloud forests of Colombia. Credit: Yensy Galíndez

Ten years ago, I didn’t like coffee.

Two years ago, I didn’t drink coffee.

Now, I love coffee.

For the longest time I resisted the temptation — I didn’t want to need coffee like everyone else. I didn’t want to be like everyone else. I didn’t want to wake up and spend $6 on a latte at a chain whose CEO sent…