Story by: Annie Lalla
Recorded: April 2008, New York, NY
Music: Preservation Hall Jazz Band
A painting mishap tests the limits of one young writer’s sanity when, newly-relocated to NYC, she becomes locked in her bathroom, with a tiny, 1′ x 1′ window her only means of communication with the outside world.
Broadcast September 12, 2010 on KUT-FM's "O'Dark 30" (Austin); July 22, 2009 on "KUOW Presents" on KUOW-FM (Seattle); July 5, 2008 on “Sidetrack” on WILL-AM (Urbana, IL).
Annie Lalla has spent her life studying the labyrinthine world of emotions -- mapping the complexities of communication & subtleties of relationships. A philosopher, speaker and a thought leader, Annie is known as the “Cartographer of Love." With an Honors Science Degree, major in Human Biology & Philosophy (minor in Buddhism), her studies include integrative psychology, evolutionary science, neurochemistry, therapeutic sexuality & systems dynamics. Alongside explorations in mystic poetry, classic literature; metaphoric narrative are professional certifications in NLP, Coaching; and Hypnosis. All these realms converge in her unique Relationship Coaching practice. There, she helps individuals attract, create and foster extraordinary connections that maximize freedom and minimize shame.