Writer based in San Francisco. Author of Things To Do Before You’re 30. Formerly: BuzzFeed, HuffPost, and more. Please send good bagels!
BREAKING: “20 something turns 30, drinks less, has epiphany about the finite nature of time.” Next up at 5: “40 year old buys Mustang, rolex, gets haircut.”
Did you just pick a random image off the internet? Cos I’m pretty sure that’s the Scotch Whiskey Experience/Diageo collection in Edinburgh.
There are plenty of New Yorkers that don’t drink. You killed your liver, not the city. Yes, a lot of it has to do with age. Lots of people in their 20s drink. Lots of people of all ages drink. Glad you slowed down.
Complaining about your own regrets?
thank you so much for articulating the funny/annoying self-righteous wholesomeness that SF oozes
Those last three paragraphs felt too real. And I’m in a completely different city in a different continent (but with a similar drinking culture, I guess).
I loved this!
This piece is excellent. It also introduced me to the phrase “Sunday Scaries”, for which I am ever grateful.
sharlenes is still absolutely great, yeah.