The First Time I Yoga-ed

Starting stories with the word “and” is satiable to me because I believe that it is wrongful to assume that a real beginning even exists. It’s extremely difficult to start from the very beginning of anything while telling a story, so here we are. A piece of a story which tells the first time I…

What You Didn’t Know You Loved About the Airport

When I was nine, had you asked me what my favorite place was I would have said “airports.” Maybe I would have even specified the Chicago O’Hare Airport because of the seemingly endless branches. Perhaps no longer my absolute favorite places on earth, airports still occupy a special place in my world of fascination, and…

READ THIS if You Don’t Remember Calculus

But for real, let’s evaluate the importance of remembering how to take derivatives. Everyone who has forgotten calc is saying “YEAH! What she said!! I never use that stuff!” And then there are the math teachers. Sorry. Modern education is defined by its obsession with the memorization of facts, rather than with the learning of…