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 […]Read more "Greetings From Bed-Stuy"
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. […]Read more "Goodbye, Greenpoint!"
Once upon a time, my sister, Jess, lived in New York City. It came as a bit of a surprise when she moved here because the city wasn’t necessarily her first choice of places to live as it had been mine. Nevertheless, I was excited to have her nearby. She and I now share this […]Read more "A Sisterly Bond"
Inquisitive stares. Rumbles of laughter. Discreet photos. Riding the subway with no pants on — just a typical Sunday. I participated in the 12th Annual No Pants Subway Ride 2013 hosted by Improv Everywhere. Thanks to Twitter and Brooklyn Exposed (@BrooklynExposed), I learned about #NPSR just in time to persuade (read: beg) my partner in crime Joey […]Read more "No Pants Subway Ride 2013"
This December marks five years since I graduated from college — journalism degree in hand and a new outlook on the future. Graduation ceremonies were held amidst a white and wintry snowstorm that actually left me stranded in Western Pennsylvania for the night. I was due to start my brand new career as Editorial Assistant […]Read more "A Letter to My Former Self"