Conversation No. 51 – Talking with Bernadette

Bernadette is from Chicago, Illinois, and was living in the city’s western suburbs at the time of her interview. Her days were spent “advising college students, to build motivation in them, and to try to push them towards something greater in their lives.”

Bernadette’s Most Likely To Is: Most Likely To Be On a Mission to Save Money Continue reading “Conversation No. 51 – Talking with Bernadette”

Coffee Break (Part 2)

The second installment in a series of conversations between two friends – one from Saudi Arabia, one from the United States. You can read Part 1 here.

{5pm. The evening rush. The café is full, but not crowded. A young woman is seated at a small table next to the wall on the other side of the café. Her three-inch Jimmy Choos are crossed under her seat, the right shoe tapping nervously against the left} Continue reading “Coffee Break (Part 2)”

Conversation No. 50 – Talking with Raven

Raven is from Brooklyn, New York. She had recently completed her third year of college in Massachusetts at the time of her interview, and was spending her days “currently…getting adjusted to this 9-to-5 life. I’m interning in [New York City]. I pretty much just go to work, take naps, and try to eat.”

Raven’s Most Likely To Is: Most Likely to Pressure Herself Into Being Perfect Continue reading “Conversation No. 50 – Talking with Raven”

Conversation No. 49 – Talking with Alberto

Alberto was born in New York City, raised in Providence, Rhode Island, and spent most of his teenage years in the Dominican Republic. He was beginning his first year as a transfer student at a university in Rhode Island at the time of his interview.

Alberto’s Most Likely To Is: Most Likely to Work Hard Towards Becoming Successful Without Forgetting Exactly Where He Came From Continue reading “Conversation No. 49 – Talking with Alberto”