How Is Election Anxiety Affecting You? Written by Meredith Simonds I’m doubly-anxious this election season. Are you? Read my take on it in my first article for The Huffington Post — Election Anxiety: I’m Not Passionate About My Candidate. Related Meredith SimondsI'm a writer living in Los Angeles with my fiance Andy, our cat Spanky, and our guinea pig Monty. I'm also the founder of Plenty Woman, an inspirational, informative website about women and anxiety.