Night of Chaos

I signed on-line this morning to be greeted by my friend Ryan with this link.  As though I wasn’t sufficiently freaked out, as I’m watching the news while going about my daily routine I see a breaking news story about the attacked on Westerners in Mumbai– there goes my dreams of starring in a Bollywood movie and becoming best friends with Preity Zinta.  (more…)

November 26, 2008. Tags: , . deccan mujahideen, terrorism. 1 comment.

The Unemployed Life – Day 3 Back in NYC

I’m on Day 3 of being unemployed and I’m still pretty optimistic about the whole thing.  Having been laid off I feel very “American.”  Let’s face it, as a black girl from NYC I had about nothing in common with Joe the Plumber, but now with the whole economic crisis effecting me directly, I feel very in-tune with him.  I’m back in NY after hiding out in DC for a few days.  I was pretty proactive while I was there in finding a new job, looking and considering new careers.  I’m hoping in Puerto Rico I’m going (more…)

November 26, 2008. Tags: , , . Puerto Rico, self-realization, Travel, Unemployment. Leave a comment.