This time last year

Last summer my world went topsy turvy. I went through a breakup. We all go through them, and as far as I can tell, they always suck. Even under the most copacetic of circumstances, breakups are hard. To get us all in the same headspace, I want you to go on a little journey with me. You … Continue reading This time last year

On Marriage Equality

"We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.--That to secure these rights, Governments are instituted among Men, deriving their just powers from the consent of the governed, --That … Continue reading On Marriage Equality

My Favorite Date Spot (in honor of Valentine’s Day)

A few years ago, one of my favorite people introduced me to Wo Hop (17 Mott Street, downstairs, go NOW).  Lucky for me, we still go there.  It's a hole in the wall Chinese restaurant that's been a favorite of locals and tourists alike for more than 30 years.  I know some awesome folks who've … Continue reading My Favorite Date Spot (in honor of Valentine’s Day)

How I Ended Up Training for a Marathon

It's not what happens to you, but how you react to it that matters. ~EpictetusA year ago today I ran my first half marathon and LOVED it.  In eighth grade I got a B in gym because I refused to run the mile for the Presidential Fitness test (I walked it happily), because I HATED … Continue reading How I Ended Up Training for a Marathon