Moving to New York City

So, I have some exciting news! I got a new job in New York City. That’s right, I am moving to the big city! I got an offer for my new job right before Christmas, and immediately signed. I am looking forward to the change of scenery. I have always wanted to move to New […]

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Friday Night Adventures in Philadelphia

Last Friday I went on an adventure in Philadelphia. Here’s what happened. 6:30 p.m. :  I sit in the backseat of a crowded car (my fellow adventurers for the evening) and drive into Philadelphia. I am assured by my friend C – a resident expert on all things cool in Philly – that we are […]

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Fear Is an Uninvited Businessman

It comes through the door without knocking, with the morning alarm. While you shake off the mist of sleep from your eyes, it shrugs off its overcoat and settles in the corner of the room and sets its needle-like fingers to work, shuffling meticulously through its hardbacked briefcase, black spreading sheafs paper on the ground. Its wares. What will […]

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10 Things to Do During Post-College Unemployment

As a recent graduate who is also unemployed, I’ve become something of an expert as to how to spend these dog days of summer to best look for a job. Without further ado, here is a list of 10 things to do during post-graduation unemployment. 1. Apply for jobs Let’s just get the obvious one out […]

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How I Reconciled Being a Nerd with Social Anxiety

When I was 14, that magical age where everything seems to go wrong, I really loved to read Japanese manga. I read it voraciously, filling my bookshelf with volume after volume of shoujo, action, and adventure manga. I loved the interesting stories that one could find in them, and how their characters, issues, and plotlines […]

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