To the girls who once were, or now are, new to this sparkly city: read Mary H.K. Choi’s opinion piece in the NYT. A little wry. A little rock star. A little frenetic. Cheers to making your way, no matter how circuitous. It’s so worth it.
The city, though, was a sparkly scavenger hunt and the prospect of office drag and a trudging predetermined trajectory sent me reeling into a panic attack. I fainted in my empty apartment and woke up wanting something else. - Mary H.K. Choi