Month: February 2015

Happy Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine’s Day

Inspiration from a Foam Roller Some of our greatest intellectual revelations occur during a soothing shower, high above the Earth in the pressurized cabin of an airplane, on a brisk morning run or listening to the timeless, symphonic harmonies of Mozart.  For some peculiar reason […]

From Midtown Manhattan to Haiti

From Midtown Manhattan to Haiti

A Bittersweet Goodbye I turned in my BlackBerry, with its nicked edges and worn down buttons, a device that had become another appendage over the last three years.  With one last glance at my employee badge, I said goodbye to the image of the bright-eyed, […]

History Begins Here

History Begins Here

The Bowery Mission Back in September on a crisp, fall Saturday morning I decided to help out at The Bowery Mission with a few friends.  I had never served at The Bowery before and was unsure of what to expect.  When I arrived I sat down on […]