Report Card

March 13, 2008 1 Comment »

I’ve done it. I completed a step towards my new future. I am now CELTA certified to teach ESL (English as a Second Language) through Cambridge University. It was a tough month – full of ups and downs…and growth. I firmly believe that when you challenge yourself – you realize what you are made of. […]

Life as a Student and ESL Training

February 26, 2008 3 Comments »

esl training

I have entered the terrifying world of responsibility again. I may go into shock. I actually have to set my alarm every day and be somewhere by 9AM, and I don’t get back home until 5:30PM. Unfortunately – this new lifestyle is not making me any money – but it’s the path to my ticket […]

The Culture of Chinatown New York City

February 18, 2008 No Comments »

chinatown new york city dim sum

  My friends and I decided to go out of the country this weekend – and we took the Q train to do so.  The subways doors opened up and we stepped out into China – Chinatown New York City. One of the many things I love about New York City is it’s diversity.  But […]

Writers Strike

February 10, 2008 No Comments »

Photo: My roommates from India visiting me in NYC! I feel like I’ve been on a bit of a writer’s strike recently – not because I’m unhappy with my pay…ha…but because I simply haven’t been writing! It’s amazing how the days can fly by and I realize that I haven’t been writing as I had […]

Idiotarod – Brooklyn in a Shopping Cart

January 29, 2008 1 Comment »

For all snapshots of the Idiotarod – click here! This Saturday afternoon I emerged from the #6 Subway out onto Canal Street dressed as a monkey. Yes, you read that right…and no, I haven’t been taking prescription drugs, or non-prescription drugs, nor had I been drinking (but I started shortly after emerging from the subway), […]

Time Goes By…

January 20, 2008 3 Comments »

For those of you that are actually reading this blog on a regular basis (seriously…are there people that really do that?), I’m sure you have some questions on your mind. I’m guessing that one of those questions is “What is she doing now that she’s back in New York?” All I can tell you time […]

Same-Same, and Not So Different – New York

January 11, 2008 5 Comments »

Shit…is it all a dream – it feels like it was a dream. I feel like I just fell down some weird rabbit hole and Alice is offering me tea. Arriving back in New York is beyond describable for me. As I walk around New York it feels as if the last 16 months were […]

Turkey and Dolly Parton – Bizarro Sydney

November 30, 2006 1 Comment »

Photo: The famous landmark of Sydney To view all of my Australia Photography – click here! Upon arriving in Sydney I realized that this was really the first big, cosmopolitan city that I had visited since I left NYC. It was a welcome site – however that came with a price…costs like NYC! However – […]

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