Forgetting to Remember

Forgetting to Remember

The following post reflects anger and sheer disappointment. As a native New Yorker, I vividly remember alarming acts of 911. In 2001, I was  a naive 7th grader, initially unaware of what was going on the island if Manhattan, only a half an hour away. I recall being envious of my classmates, as they began to [...]

The Fallacy of Freedom

Growing up, I always loved the fourth of July. Prior to changing my eating habits, I was in a functioning food relationship with hot dogs and keilbasa sausages. While my indulgements of these foods were not solely during barbeques, my tastebuds met July fourth with intense anticipation. Now that I am older, my oral fixation [...]