I’ve been in the Florida keys on Spring Break, and my blog has been neglected as a result. Life is too enjoyable to take time away for blogging. What does this say about the hundreds of things I’ve posted on my blog through the years? I’m not sure, exactly. Maybe I need to find anotherContinue reading “Having too much fun”
One of the recurring themes of this blog has been the beauty of a sunset. I could find several posts where sunsets were described, and possibly a picture was added for emphasis. The colors that the sky turns–particularly when clouds are involved–is really quite remarkable. But today I had the opposite experience. I was onContinue reading “Sunrises are nice, too”
I often go on about Chicago in this space. It’s home, and where I spend most of my days, so it feels like a natural subject to write about. The problems that this city has are very well-known by now: Violence, shootings, segregation, parking meters, to name just a few. But one of the thingsContinue reading “At the end of the day”
A drive into Chicago on a cloudy but clear day yesterday was a real visual treat. As I transferred the pictures onto my desktop today, I wanted to share these with anyone who might come across them. Enjoy.
I live in the most beautiful city on Earth. Everyone should feel this way about their hometown, but with evidence like this, it’s pretty tough to say otherwise.
I love this cloud pattern. There’s not much else to say.
I saw these clouds gathering in tonight’s early evening sky. Since I didn’t capture this morning’s sunrise like I wanted to, I thought of this as a second chance, The rounded clouds and the straight lines of the tower provide an interesting contrast, and the red light hits the blue clouds to create a splashContinue reading “Evening sky”
It’s been three weeks since my vacation on Cape Cod ended. I had a great time, and was inspired to do a lot of writing in the time I was there. Before now, I haven’t tried to write about some of the things I wanted to say when I was there, because I either didn’tContinue reading “Rockin’ the sunset”