Alaina Mabaso, the associate editor of Broad Street Review, is a freelance writer who has landed squarely in what every career statistic says is the worst job of the 21st century. So she makes Philadelphia her classroom, writing about everything from spaceflight to toad migrations. Alaina specializes in covering the arts for publications throughout the Philadelphia region and beyond. She is also the lead contributor for Philly's monthly online magazine, CityWide Stories. When her editors go to bed, she takes to her blog.