When I submitted my FAO Schwarz Fellowship application in February 2020, how could I have predicted that the world would become unrecognizable in just four short weeks? Graduating college, starting a full-time job, and moving to a new city are not easy feats, pandemic or not. Under normal circumstances, I would have walked across a stage in May to receive my degree. I would have visited the city wherein I’d received a job offer–before accepting the offer.
July 18, 2021