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This is a personal blog of Christina Lewis Halpern is a New York City-based writer, philanthropist and investor. For more check out ChristinaHalpern.com.
#mlkdreamcode awaiting judging! #blacktechies #allstarcode including yours truly.

#mlkdreamcode awaiting judging! #blacktechies #allstarcode including yours truly.

Finally. New shoes. #toms

Finally. New shoes. #toms

Broccoli stalk soup.

Broccoli stalk soup.

A handwritten card in which an anonymous donor to Sponsors for Educational Opportunity (SEO) pledges $500,000. Taken on Wednesday night May 15, 2013 at their gala.

A handwritten card in which an anonymous donor to Sponsors for Educational Opportunity (SEO) pledges $500,000. Taken on Wednesday night May 15, 2013 at their gala.

Had a conversation with a friend who is a female entrepreneur. Rough job. Being a CEO is a position that does not;t leave a lot of room for self-doubt, at least certainly not publicly. She cries at home alone, sometimes. She has a pedigree and a fiance and a great job and lots of friends and yet the pressure really gets to her. What to make of this?

#csisi centre for social entrepreneurship NYC launch party

#csisi centre for social entrepreneurship NYC launch party

Pernil: May 19, 2013.

Pernil: May 19, 2013.

Archibald Motley’s Octoroon Girl. A beauty, masterpiece for sale at Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, NYC. Will probably go to a lucky museum.

Archibald Motley’s Octoroon Girl. A beauty, masterpiece for sale at Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, NYC. Will probably go to a lucky museum.

2013: Time warp on the road in Cuba. Taken in May by my mother.

2013: Time warp on the road in Cuba. Taken in May by my mother.