New York City is a place full of some of the most interesting people you'll ever meet. Everyone has a story, a different way of seeing life informed by their experiences. One of the things that perpetually fascinates me is how endless the well is when it comes to people's stories. My friend Masha Korovkina is a prime example of this. Originally from Russia, she's now based in Brooklyn and lives her life to the fullest. She's a creative who's always trying new things and is immensely passionate about many subjects such as photography, music, plants, and most of all, people.

For the latest edition of the 405 Exchange podcast, Ken Grand-Pierre spoke to Masha about her love for music and photography, coming to America from Russia, the importance of travelling, and the real life of a New Yorker. Check out their conversation below.

“I wake up every morning, walk outside, and find myself enjoying life.”

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