I haven’t published much recently. I know that’s strange, for someone who is so passionate about words.
I grew up with pen and paper in hand; as I grew older, I poured hundreds of hours into writing for newspapers and websites.
But more recently, as I’ve settled into my New York life, I’ve dedicated more time to personal writing and reading. I’ve been thinking more intently about the person I’m becoming and shaping myself into the person I want to be, not just in five or 10 years, but in 30. The woman I’d like to be in 30 years, as a mother with grown children, is somewhat different than the woman I am now. I have some work to do!
But I’m getting ahead of myself: let’s reflect back on a year ago, when I first moved to New York.
I felt compelled to move to New York City. I felt a sense …Read More