Missed Connections

The inevitable missed connection (literally and figuratively) is something of commonplace in a city where many of us travel by foot, subway, bicycle, skateboard, etc. I would be lying to you if I said I never posted a missed connection on Craigslist since moving here. I mean, why not, right? It would make for a […]

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Greetings From Bed-Stuy

Hello and greetings from my new studio apartment in Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn! I’m officially moved in and have spent two whole weeks here. My things are mostly unpacked save for a couple of boxes filled with tchotchkes, artwork and photos, and I’m slowly but surely crafting my space into a little oasis away from the hustle […]

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Goodbye, Greenpoint!

The time has come to say goodbye. After three lovely years here, I have decided to part ways. As you may have guessed, the decision didn’t come easy. After much consideration, I have decided to give up Greenpoint living for my very own studio apartment in Bed-Stuy! What? Did you think I was leaving NYC? Ha! No way. […]

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A Breakup Letter

Dear Ooey-Gooey, Cheesy Pizza,  I’m sorry it has to end this way. I loved you. I really did. You were always so good to me. So satisfying. So filling. So delicious.  From Friday night deliveries to drunken 4 a.m. slices, you were always there for me. I will certainly miss dining together at Paulie Gee’s  and […]

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Life After a Juice Cleanse

If you checked my recent Google search history, you’d most definitely find “how to steam vegetables,” “how to steam vegetables without a steamer basket” and “how to cut asparagus.” Life after a juice cleanse has made me aware of a couple of crucial things: I’ve apparently never steamed vegetables sans microwave in my 27 years […]

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