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Nando's Peri-Peri, More Delicious Comes to Lakeview

After having a good bit of my weekend usurped with my day job and juggling several photography assignments, I needed a moment to replenish myself. I sent a text message to a great friend mentioning a certain restaurant we had passed by a few weeks ago and when the response came back saying, “Let’s do it,” I grabbed my camera and headed to Nando’s Peri-Peri at 670 W. 324 more words


The Blues Brothers, 1980

It’s 106 miles to Chicago, we got a full tank of gas, half a pack of cigarettes, it’s dark… and we’re wearing sunglasses.

Rodentia, or, A Parable for Our Times

Once upon a time, as most of us were, I was in high school. It was not a stellar experience for me, but it was defining. 434 more words


Dearie - 11

© Bruce Louis Dodson

“So, what’s it like with Linda now, Dave?” Dearie crushed her cigarette into an ashtray on the coffee table.

“I don’t know. 1,420 more words

DANCE FOR LIFE: Chicago's Top Dance Troupes Perform to Raise Funds and Awareness for HIV/AIDS

This August 15th, seven of Chicago’s top dance companies will come together for one evening at Dance for Life, an annual event to support organizations and dance community professionals dealing with critical health issues, including, but not limited to HIV/AIDS. 274 more words


Chicago Trip Part 2

Yesterday I blogged about the first part of our trip and the half marathon. Today I’m wrapping up the Chicago trip.

Saturday- The main reason we came home this trip was for the wedding of my cousin Cindy which was on this Saturday. 998 more words