Category Archives: Chicago

Chicago’s idea of American Bandstand…

Taken in summer.  Warm, warm, beautiful summer.  Sigh. Advertisements

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Okay, so…

I was talking to someone at a Christmas party earlier tonight…someone who is currently living in AZ.  She was telling me about the mountains and the trails she has hiked.  I’ve been in mountains several times but, truthfully, skyscrapers are … Continue reading

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The CITY…3 photographs and thoughts…

Chicago is made up of stoplights, vehicles, buildings and a lack of parking spaces.  Oh, and people, lots and lots of people…but sometimes it seems more like cars, stoplights (that are always red), and lack of parking spaces.   Twenty-five year … Continue reading

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Winter in Chicago… the thing about winter is that we get to see the delicate beauty of trees their naked branches and graceful movements as they dance with the wind vacant nests appear out of nowhere left by feathered beauties who may … Continue reading

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Last weekend in Chicago…

  10 dead 29 wounded in shootings across Chicago

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Okay, so…

I write a lot about Chicago.  I do that because I love Her.  People write about their kids and I write about my city.  The city has changed tremendously, since I was a child and not all of that has … Continue reading

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The city…

a city has a life of its own the streets the buildings interact with humans but are separate the trees the lake the parks all have personal and secret lives that have noting to do with us but we do … Continue reading

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