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On rain that is, middle schools that aren’t, money that isn’t, and teachers that are

A girl from the bucolic hills of Virginia (where there are cars) but who now lives in New York City (where there are buses and trains) is sent by her administrators to Brooklyn–by train, by herself, and in the rain. … Continue reading

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On moving to NYC and other scary opportunities for change

I was laying on my back on one the benches that frame Columbus Circle, looking up at the massive buildings, trying to find the sky. At home in Virginia, the view from my deck is of undeveloped mountains, and I’m used to … Continue reading

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