1 Year Later: On Nostalgia, Longing, & Desire

I’m ashamed to say that I haven’t posted a blog in almost a year. In a nutshell, between finishing my first year of graduate school, reading and studying a ton of contemporary and twentieth-century fiction and international literature, working on my own short stories, critiquing my classmates’ work, teaching part-time, and the often onerous task … More 1 Year Later: On Nostalgia, Longing, & Desire

4 Places To See In and Around The Big Apple Under $50

Get transported back in time at the Cloisters. Before the Sistine Chapel and Michelangelo’s Statue of David, there were illuminated manuscripts and triptychs depicting the annunciation and sculptures of Mary with her arms encircling a baby Jesus. There was the Medieval period, or the Middle Ages, a time where the influence of the Church and … More 4 Places To See In and Around The Big Apple Under $50