Karessa Abe was born and raised in the Sunnyside, Queens. She graduated with a BA in Communications Research at the University at Albany (SUNY). She hopes to contribute her own perspectives on life with creative essays that inspire readers to discover their inner passions. You can follow her on Instagram (@golden.karat).
Now, a wise and intelligent person would've jumped at any remote opportunity of dating a woman like her, but alas, at the time, I was only intelligent. I was a billion miles away from any sort of wisdom.