The New York Normal: Three Years Later

June 13, 2017 1
It was near the beginning of year two in New York the first time I really felt like a New Yorker. I was leaving my office in Midtown. As I stood at the corner…

Eat, Pray, Love Didn’t Make Me Do It

June 7, 2017 2
How is this for an Eat, Pray, Love experience? I’m sitting in my New York apartment practicing Italian phrases in preparation for my first European adventure. A few weeks ago, I read a collection…

On Turning Thirty: “Here’s Looking At You, Kid.”

February 8, 2017 1
Thirty used to seem old and distant. I thought life would be robotic and the best of your adventures were years behind you. Little did I know! Now that I’m turning thirty, I feel…

The Struggle is Real: New York City Apartment Hunting

January 3, 2017 3
I watched intently as my boyfriend raised the pick-ax above his head and slammed it back down on my bulky couch. When I battled that same narrow doorway I knew two and half years…

The Tale of The Sexy Sax Man

September 22, 2016 1
The first time I was introduced to the Sexy Sax Man was in Tenerife. I was lucky enough to be spending three weeks on that glorious piece of the earth. It was my second summer…

I Hope You Don’t Mind

September 7, 2016 0
It was a perfect afternoon in New York City. It was the end of another cycle, the end of the beginning. They pointed to an area when they entered the park and then proceeded…