1. An Escape From Busy City Life
Like many others in New York City, 27-year old Jessie Lipskin had been working hard to pay the rent and make a living. Over the years, she saw people around her struggling to afford to live in a tiny space, and she decided that was not the life she wanted. "I realized that the time and emotional energy devoted to physical things could be better spent elsewhere." Jessie wrote. She was determined to escape from the hustle and bustle of modern life. How did she do that?