Tell Me a Fun Story From Your Teenage YearsWhile I was walking with Emily Gould recently, she told me a fun story about visiting New York at the age of 15: “Sure, there was one moment whe…
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"This is beautiful to me. I don't need palm trees. I'm very happy with a rotten banana, a pile of dog shit, and a used condom being my scenery."
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Tell Me About a Writer You Wish More People Knew AboutDuring last week’s Walk It Off, I asked Rax King if there was an author who inspired her to pursue a career in writing. She then told me about L…
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Let's go for another pondering stroll with Zorra, the fox/cat/bear.
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"Oh, would you look at that. The cop’s not here. We can go this way."
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Tell Me About Something You Loved to Share as a ChildWhile walking with Leslie Jamison she mentioned a time during her childhood when she wished to share an observation—“I think it’s really beautif…
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"Oh, here you are in all your humanness and all your awkward laughter."
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Tell Me About One Good TalkDuring my most recent walk with author and illustrator Mira Jacob we talked about the importance of crucial conversations. Put another way, a “g…
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"We're in a human experiment together."
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Tell Me About What You're Doing NextLast week’s Walk It Off featured Jami Attenberg ruminating on the future. She spoke about sitting down on the morning of her 50th birthday and w…
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"The growth is the point."
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Tell Me About Your "Desperate Joy"During my walk with Emily St. John Mandel she talked about the phrase “survival is insufficient,” which she used in her book Station Eleven and …
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