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Merry and dreary

An aesthetic representation of my kind of Christmas.

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Urban History: Wicker Park

In a six-way-intersection a few miles northwest of the loop lies the heart of Wicker Park, adorned with trendy taco joints and vibrant street art. Flurries of passerby–with their flannels buttoned and Doc Martens laced up–emerge from the Blue Line station and disperse to meet old friends for coffee or go bar-hopping. 719 more words


Unsayable - Part 1

You’re unreachable on a physical level right now…and for who knows how long. There are things I should like to say, but Awareness tells me you may not be ready to hear them. 465 more words



Isolation has always intrigued me.

That’s why, a couple of years ago, I developed a quirky obsession with Iceland, which later snowballed into an interest in places like Svalbard, Norway and Franz Josef land. 266 more words


What I learned: MUJW

Last Sunday, I returned home from a 9-day workshop at The University of Missouri called The Missouri Urban Journalism Workshop (MUJW). The program is designed for high school students with a strong interest in journalism, and I was fortunate enough to be selected as one of 18 students who attended. 533 more words


A girl and a city

I’ve always known that I was made to peruse crowded streets, wedged between skyscrapers with a coffee in hand. Last week, I took the train to chicago- alone- every day the whole week to participate in J-Camp for… 220 more words


Human Potential

There is nothing sadder in this world than the waste of human potential. The purpose of evolution is to raise us out of the mud, not have us groveling in it. 97 more words