New Yorkers, Years in L.A. May Change You

New Yorkers who move to Los Angeles often do so with an attitude. "L.A.’s not real"; "it’s all sun and Hollywood"; "there’s no grit"; "it’s an intellectual vacuum" – Native Angelenos have heard it all before. But for New Yorkers who leave L.A. and move back to their hometown, the transition can be difficult, as well. That’s what author Jennifer Levin found when she moved back to New York City last year after twelve years in L.A.