Caffeine in the Capitol: Love ‘n Faith

Love 'n Faith Community Cafe 2424 14th St NW Washington, DC 20009 "Can I have a piece?" the woman behind the counter asked as I took my bubblegum flavored Trident gum out of my bag. I had never been asked this in a coffee shop before, usually people are in their own heads, reading … Continue reading Caffeine in the Capitol: Love ‘n Faith

To the city I left

People often ask me why I left. It's a question that is seemingly harmless, but often gives off the connotation that I simply ran away from it because I disliked what my old life had to offer. I didn't run, I moved on. My Massachusetts paraphernalia is hung on my dull white walls. My Red … Continue reading To the city I left

No, you cannot use me to cut the line.

I don't hide the fact that I landed a pretty sweet gig after college. It started with a risky move away from home, continuing into brutal understaffed nights as a waitress, then to long days of working in the office prior to my brutal understaffed nights as a waitress until I finally landed into a salaried position at one … Continue reading No, you cannot use me to cut the line.