Monthly Archives: May 2013

You MUST Get Married!

Disheveled and out of breath, she walked towards me as if she knew me. I was trying to squeeze a bit more productivity out of my day at the “office” a.k.a. Watermark Coffee. Instead, Anna, a 68 year old Romanian woman plopped down across from me. She stared me straight in the eye. I was […]

I’m Gonna Make This Place My Home

“I am going home!” It is simple and straightforward. And yet it isn’t. Am I talking about the place where I grew up? If so, which one? Could I be going to my parents’ house for the holidays? Wherever they are feels like home to me. It is familiar, the place where I feel like […]