Where am I?
Right now I’m in Brooklyn, it’s raining, and I’m thrilled to death the dark days of summer are finally over. Seriously who can function when it’s 130 degrees on a subway platform? Right now, I get up at 5:00 a.m. four mornings a week to get to an 8:00 a.m. class in the Bronx. The stars are still out, I walk my dog, get a coffee, watch the trucks on Atlantic Avenue steam towards the Brooklyn Queens Expressway. It’s kind of beautiful.
Read her story The Summer She Turned 17 here.