Living in New York makes you wonder why you live in New York. It’s loud and dirty, rude and congested, yet “there’s an undeniable energy that makes it all worth it” — as any New York City blogs would say. Hmm, is what I say.
I lived in New York City for nearly five years — enough for me to have both deeply loved and deeply despised the city. Enough to realize that while I loved the brownstones and the high-rises, I was totally over sharing a 300 square foot studio to afford Harlem rent.