Nearly seven years ago, Pittsburgh took me by surprise when it grabbed my heart and squeezed. All I knew of the city came from my college geography and history classes. At the time, I was struck by the role of rivers in the formation of cities. Pittsburgh doesn’t just have one river, but three, andContinue reading “SAYING GOOD-BYE TO #PITTSBURGH”

#Pittsburgh Made Me A Sports Fan Once Again

By Patricia Zick @PCZick Sports Fan? “No way,” she said before she moved to Pittsburgh. This is a tale of a woman who rebelled against her upbringing with four older, and athletic, brothers. For years, I hated sports because they took most of my family away from me on weekends and holidays. They might haveContinue reading “#Pittsburgh Made Me A Sports Fan Once Again”