My first order of business with this post is to apologize for not posting the remaining three weeks of blog posts in a timely manner–driving long hours combined with a jam-packed schedule and spotty cell service made it difficult to post along the way. But, now that I’m home and have had time to rest…… Continue reading The Mid-West: What is it Good For?
Skyscrapers. Elevated trains. Nosebleed seats at Wrigley Field. It seems like everywhere in Chicago, there was elevation. To some extent, I can see that as a trait for most cities, but Chicago felt especially elevated. When we sat down for a lunch of deep dish pizza from Giordano’s, we discussed what we could and couldn’t…… Continue reading Above All
In the creative writing class that I took as an elective, we learned that inspiration is everywhere. When you go home and see a package at your doorstep, when you are walking and see a single flower growing in the grass, when you look at the cloudy sky and see a shape that catches your…… Continue reading Finding Inspiration
I’ve been a little slack these past couple days because we have been very busy with long days, so by the time we get to our room for the night, all I want to do is crash. To make up for it, I’m going to give a few highlights of the past couple days and…… Continue reading Odds and Ends