Another check on the list: Sarah’s year of firsts

Sarah pulls out white bread, peanut butter, and jelly to make the lunch she’s had every day for the past five years. She puts the sandwich on a plate, places the knife in the sink. In her one-bedroom apartment off a tree-lined street in Chicago, we sit at her table as she lights two candles. … Continue reading Another check on the list: Sarah’s year of firsts

Stronger.

The snatch: bringing the weight up from the ground and catching it overhead in a squat. One hundred and sixty pounds, a would be personal record; Kristen weighs only fifteen pounds more. There are other people in the gym, but Kristen only sees the weight. Self talk, “You can do this.” One, two, three steps … Continue reading Stronger.

10 Walls in Tampa You Want to Take a Photo in Front Of

If you think St Pete has all of the murals to take photos in front of, you're wrong. Tampa is booming and with the influx of people come a new appreciation for the arts. Below are 10 walls in Tampa you need to check out.   "Just Love" Buddy Brew, 2020 W Kennedy Blvd   … Continue reading 10 Walls in Tampa You Want to Take a Photo in Front Of