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My 12 Favorite Things About NYC

I've spent 10 weeks in New York so far, and I have only two more weeks left. Sure, I'll always wish I had done more, or that I'd had more time here, but in a city as exciting as New York where the possibilities are endless, I expected that. What I do know is that… Continue reading My 12 Favorite Things About NYC

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We’re all too close to the edge

Last week, I realized that I spend a total 1.5 hours each day mentally cursing at the world as I commute back and forth to work. I'm not particularly proud of this person whom I become, but I'd be lying if I said there wasn't a pent-up rage welling up within me, ready to go… Continue reading We’re all too close to the edge

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Sweltering in the City

  I'm calling Carrie Bradshaw out on her bullshit. Sure, I suspended disbelief when she bought $400 Manolos and slinky Prada dresses on her modest writer salary, but there's no way she happily and flawlessly romped all around Manhattan --- with its concrete and crowds oozing heat--- in 6-inch stilettos with her curly hair flowing freely,… Continue reading Sweltering in the City