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  • creativestay NYC
    5 THINGS

    5 Things.

    1. Experiencing winter for the first time. Trying to embrace the warm days, sudden rainstorms and snow. Loving my wool coat more than ever. 2. Going on spontaneous road trips with Alex. Having the Jeep…

    January 23, 2017
  • 5 things brooklyn creativestay writing
    5 THINGS

    5 Things.

    1. Feeling settled into my home, neighborhood, job. Having some semblance of a routine. Finally beginning to get comfortable. 2. Visiting Alex’s folks for Thanksgiving and offering to make them a Persian meal. Not knowing…

    November 30, 2016
  • writing creativestay ocean california

    5 Things: An Exercise in Gratitude

    Life is intense. It moves quickly, simultaneously flying past you and slipping through your fingers. There are moments that shine so bright you fall back laughing, and others where turning on the light feels…

    October 7, 2015
  • long beach writing creativestay books
    5 THINGS

    5 Things.

    It’s been a while since I’ve captured five things, so I today I’m coming at you with ten. 1. Visiting family. Introducing my beau to the whole gang down in LA. Exploring Long Beach and…

    September 25, 2015
  • creative writing process creativestay

    The Writing Process: Reworking Old Stories

    I have always identified myself as a writer, some days more rightly so than others. I’ve just always felt a deep connection to reading and writing. Before I could read, I followed my mom around,…

    September 24, 2015
  • oakland art creative stay journaling lists
    5 THINGS

    5 Things.

    1. Walking around Temescal Alley with my love. Poking our heads into the barber shop, the plant shop, and the shop full of art and gems. Being swept into an unexpected adventure along the…

    August 28, 2015