In human anatomy, the common carotid artery is an artery that supplies the head and neck with oxygenated blood; it divides in the neck to form the external and internal carotid arteries.
Alyssa K. Howard is NYC-based freelance stage manager, musician, and writer who is determined to make life fabulous.
The series In My Own Little Corner of the Sky tracks my journey back to Korea for the first time since my birth (and subsequent adoption).
Every man feels that his experience is unlike that of anybody else and therefore he should write it down — he also finds that everybody else has thought and felt on some points precisely as he has done, and therefor he should write it down.
-Mark Twain, as recorded in the diary of Mrs. James T. Fields, 28 April 1876