Things between me and another girl had just fizzled out and I was looking to get back into the game. I walked up to her, talked to her for a bit, got her number, and a few days later I pulled.It provided me with a variety of women, which was something my social circle couldn’t provide. He is well versed both in meeting girls during the daytime in a variety of venues, as well as at night.It’s also easy to use on your phone — not so different from sending a text — and perhaps because of that ease, or because of the bright Silicon Valley affect it shares with services like Facebook and Instagram (Slack’s headquarters are in San Francisco), it tends to foster a dashed-off, emoji-laced vernacular. Such was the case in Laura’s office, where the salespeople, who are generally more senior, use Slack less than the account managers, who are generally more junior.
Then these concerned parents took the fight to the county board (“Too hot for teens or taxpayer money,” according to the Watchdog Minnesota Bureau), and that was the end of things. Did anyone from the district attempt to explain the reversal or apologize for it?
Laura works in ad sales at a well-known tech company.
I loved it, my mother loved it, my pregnant coworker loved it, my friend who “never reads YA ” loved it. (Full disclosure: Rainbow Rowell is a friend of mine.
She once mailed me a photograph of Alan Alda and also a postcard with a drawing of an oyster on it that said “The World Is Your Oyster” after I quit my day job, so I would even go so far as to call her a “good friend.”) A group of high school librarians in Minnesota loved so much that they chose it as their school district’s summer read, giving all their high school students the option to read it – and invited Rowell to come visit the Minneapolis-area schools and the local public library this fall.
Name a few cities and how they differ from the scene in New York. We have fun in every city we go to; no city has never been bad!