Intimacy Snippet

a few weeks after moving to san francisco, i started getting asked for directions. i liked that i was passing for a local. the queries have continued but are gradually getting harder. in the beginning i got easy landmark questions. the other morning i was asked where to find the nearest public parking. i had to pause for a couple of seconds because i don’t even own a car. but i realized i still could confidently answer. afterwards i had to smirk because suddenly san francisco felt like “my” city. funny how knowledge often creates intimacy.


About gwenamon

bookworm, confidante, creative director, cyclist, global wanderer, music lover, shutterbug, shoe shopper, snowboarder, writer, yoga geek. i'm also a very proud mama of a lil mister named james.
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