Likes and Followers Are the New Crack

Disclaimer: Before I proceed, I admittedly am a user of Facebook, Twitter and am avidly on Instagram. My Instagram account was once set on “private” and I would only give permission to those I knew because I didn’t want the whole world to know my business. I didn’t like the thought of having people whom…

Death & Dying

When I was an undergrad in college, I was a Psychology major who decided to take a Death and Dying class as one of my courses required towards my major. I remember my professor telling the class at the beginning of the semester that while most people would think this is a morbid class, it’s…

The Bridesmaids List

I use to have this list of friends that I always believed would be in my wedding one day – it was a list of eight girlfriends and family, because eight is my lucky number – at one point in high school, I even had a guy on the list. But of course as years…

Year in Review

  I recently mailed out my annual year in review – a holiday letter that comes after the holidays because in the midst of November – December, I just don’t have time.  This year was no exception. Some think holiday letters are simply to brag about oneself, as one of my best friends tells me…