Say goodbye to create the space for hello
For me, moving has always been a bittersweet experience. There’s the excitement that comes from planning how to decorate a new living space. The frustration of trying to cram all the kitchen accessories into three cardboard boxes – yes, even the barely-used garlic press and lemon juicer – when geometry has never been my forte. Saying goodbye can be hard too. When my parents dropped me off at Emory University freshman year, I was torn between consoling my tearful younger brothers and the steady drumbeat of anticipation for dorm life.
— Published on December 18, 2018