This one feels unfinished, but I think it's unfair to hold things in until they're perfect. My standard of perfection I've had for my work has prevented me from sharing things for 23 years. When gun violence hits close to home and you type into your phone on your train ride back to your apartment … Continue reading Crown Heights
We live in Brooklyn off the Hoyt-Schermerhorn subway stop. The name itself is fun enough, but the tiles in the passageway have an "L" on them, just adding a little mystery. Seeing as there's no L in either street name, I took to google. Little did I know, my subway stop that I take every … Continue reading A little history so close to me
Hey. I find that it's important to establish a purpose behind any action. Well, I started a new blog. Here's why. I have a blog already. It stuck with me through college and then I kind of stopped. I think it was exactly what I needed for the time. It started purposeless and turned into … Continue reading Let’s talk about why.
I can't believe summer project is actually over. After spending 32 days in New York City, I'm back in quiet small-town North Carolina. And it's really difficult. Before you have the usual reaction of telling me to get over it, let me explain a few things. City life and country life are very different, if … Continue reading A Final Update
Since I've been in New York, I've been asked many times why I love the city so much. I haven't really known the answer until now. Asking me why I love New York City is like asking why I love my mom. I don't know why. The simple answer is that I've always felt this … Continue reading The love we share