Maria Hadjipolycarpou teaches literature and writing to adults. She has taught at Columbia University and The City University of New York, Queens College. She holds a Ph.D. in Comparative Literature from the University of Michigan. She enjoys swimming in Cyprus and biking in Brooklyn where she currently resides.
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“People look for retreats for themselves, in the country, by the coast, or in the hills . . . There is nowhere that a person can find a more peaceful and trouble-free retreat than in his own mind. . . . So constantly give yourself this retreat, and renew yourself.”
- MARCUS AURELIUS