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Allison Nazarian Allison Nazarian, The Life of Allison

I have done a lot of thinking lately. By “lately,” I mean for about the past 38 years. Anyway, I have been thinking. About big things like what is important. About what I stand for. About what deserves my precious energy. About what I want my life to look like right now and down the road. Several different and, for …

Why I Cancelled SXSW

Allison Nazarian Allison Nazarian, The Life of Allison

No, silly, SXSW (“South by Southwest”) is not cancelled. Just my SXSW is cancelled. After much (probably too much) soul-searching, I decided not to join in on the mayhem, the fun, the awesomeness and the good times sure to ensue down in Austin this weekend and beyond. [Note: This blog post is all about what my friend Joel Kodner would …