*Outside Story* A very inspirational read for not only young inspiring writers, but for recent as well as upcoming college grads.
Five years ago today, I graduated from college.
Five years ago, I packed up everything with my name scribbled on it and stuffed it into the leather backseat of my car.
My car, that I would later sell for money to use on a one-way ticket to NYC and a three-month lease on a room with only three real walls.
But before that, before the apartment on 31st street across from a pizza shop and a beaten up library with a stiff late fee policy, there was a walk to Bank of America. There was the quick withdrawal of my entire savings account, which I’d use for a trip to Europe and then a move across the country.
There was the time I moved back home and then, there was the time I moved back home again.
There was waking up in the middle of night in a pile…
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