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Category Archives: Why Travel?
One year ago, on July 4, 2011, I decided to change my life. A stressed out single mother working way too many hours in New York City (at jobs I didn’t particularly love), I wanted to figure out how to … Continue reading
“Choose life. Choose a job. Choose a career. Choose a family. Choose a fucking big television, Choose washing machines, cars, compact disc players, and electrical tin openers. Choose good health, low cholesterol and dental insurance. Choose fixed- interest mortgage repayments. … Continue reading
When I was growing up, and well into my adulthood, I was told to set realistic goals and get my head out of the clouds. I tried to do this, I really did. I worked crappy jobs (even a terrible … Continue reading
By most people’s standards, I am a failure. Sure, I went to an Ivy League school, and yes, I have a lovely daughter, but I don’t have a job (although I work at least 11 or 12 hours a day), … Continue reading
My typical view waiting for Anevay’s dance classes to end in Manhattan near Time Square “It is often said that New York is a city for only the very rich and the very poor. It is less often said that … Continue reading
Just a little over two weeks ago I had my last day at Ross Global Academy, a charter school in New York City where I worked and where my daughter attended. It was with great trepidation that I left the … Continue reading
For years- as long as I can remember- I’ve complained of not being able to travel. I’ve thought it terribly unfair that many people I knew were allowed the means to travel, either through jobs or by way of family … Continue reading