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The goose that laid the golden bedbug

Yeah, sorry, not really travel-related, but this has consumed my life and thoughts for the past week-and-a-half, so I figured I’d write it out.

I’ve lived in New York for over 11 years, in 8 apartments, in 7 different neighborhoods. I’ve lived with all manner of pests: mice, roaches, crazy roommates, ex-boyfriends, weird neighbors.  I’ve bought furniture at thrift and antique stores, even picked up a few pieces off the street.  But until recently, I never dreamed of having bedbugs.

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