I recently wrote about 10 Cities/10 Years for Newsweek's "My Turn" feature, which is a place where people can talk about their unique life experiences. It was an honor to write for the feature and I'm very happy how the article came out.
If you’ll indulge me, I’m going to take another look back at my project, this time through song.
The institution of marriage is simultaneously a business arrangement and a romantic bond, a facilitator of families and a symbolic gesture. In all its iterations, though, marriage remains a blind leap into the future, the unknown.
Chapter IX: Allston is the cirrhosis-stricken liver of Boston’s college nexus. Calling it rat-infested inaccurately characterizes the natural ecosystem.
June 1st, 2005 - June 1st 2015.
Poor, poor Boston: buried in mounds of snow and more still on the way.
There is a lot to be wary of when using CL for goods and/or services. Anything can happen.
So, why, you might ask, would a person still do any business on Craigslist if there are so many scam artists, shysters and loons on the site?
Copies of "The Road So Far" are no longer available to purchase. I would like to do something about that, but the truth is I have no control over it. "Why?" you ask.
Let me tell you a story.