Bad Girl, Good Business

Mr. Waters Was Correct

Reading Time: 3 minutes “You should be a writer,” said Mr. Waters. He was my 11th grade English teacher at Jamaica High School*. My father obviously thought so too and he submitted one of my poems to the New Yorker when I was only 10. (It was rejected.) Two college professors encouraged me to write and gave me lots […]


New Eyes

Reading Time: 4 minutes No…not literally. I sort of like the ones I have.  However, after having spent three days of the past week at tech-related events, I am seeing the world and my role in it with a whole new perspective. One of the definitions of collision is  “A brief dynamic event consisting of the close approach of two […]