Revisiting my trip to NYC one year ago. Enjoy.
Where does one begin. I put a period at the end of that sentence because it is a statement not a question that can actually be answered. When someone who has never been to New York, visits New York for the first time, life changes. It’s that simple. Every reference to New York in history, stories, popular media, song, saying, iconic symbolism…all of it…in your face. It’s like all of my worlds colliding in a place where I immediately felt like I was home. Why does New York feel like home? How can it feel that way? Seattle is my home. But, as soon as I stepped out on the streets…while it was completely different than Seattle…I felt as if I had been here before and never left. Does this happen to other people? Is this a New York “thing?” I don’t get it…but again, a question I will…
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