… this brilliant advice.
… this There Is No Theory of Everything.
… this essay.
… these three lessons.
… this encyclopedia of emotions.
… this question.
… this knife-edged ring set.
… this book.
… this book.…
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Some of us have kids. All of us were kids.
This means we all have thoughts on what parenthood means and looks like and should look like. I know I think about this topic a lot which makes sense because…
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1. I love Instagram.
Though I did take the summer off from blogging here, I continued to photograph my days and to post elsewhere. Instagram is my current favorite and I love to share glimpses of my life there, with…
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… this Omission.
… this myth.
… this What really matters at the end of life.
… this novel.
… and this novel.
… this wee printed poncho.
… this piece on procrastination.
… this Brooklyn based illustrator.…
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September 9, 2015.
My goodness, summer flew. Here I am, dusting off my favorite corner of the cyber-cosmos, and I couldn’t be happier. Yes, the past few months have been truly wonderful and frankly just what I needed. It was…
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After a fair bit of thought and ADR-esque existential debate, I’ve decided to pause the blog for July and August to focus my energies on: (1) finishing novel #3 ; and (2) attacking my beckoning bedside book stack.
Posted in: BOOKS., DAILY GRIND, Health & Happiness, IVY LEAGUE INSECURITIES., Online & Onscreen
It was a sweaty, sticky New York City evening. A summer storm was brewing, spitting significant rain in certain pockets. Two brilliant historians/authors showed up at my home: Natalia Mehlman Petrzela and Dana Goldstein. We indulged in a little preliminary…
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… this letter.
… these words on getting lost.
… this Anatomy of a Blackout.
… these wedges.
… this Overcoming the Confidence Gap.
… these 9 Podcasts for a Fuller Life.
… this sundress.
… this review.…
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Words are powerful things. I’ve been thinking lots about this. I wake up early many mornings to write words, to create worlds. What I write, how easily the words come, affects the rest of my day. Throughout the day, I…
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1. We are all insecure.
More than six years ago, I started this blog and I gave it a name: Ivy League Insecurities. It was the perfect name because though I had had the privilege of an exquisite education, I…
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