After the purple sunset

October 5 seems like such a long time ago. On that date, I had high hopes for Northwestern’s football team, which was unbeaten and ranked in the national polls. I had written an exuberant piece for Five Wide Sports a few days earlier, about how it wasn’t 1989 anymore for the two sports teams IContinue reading “After the purple sunset”

Do I really feel the way I feel?

I have this thing about omens. I’ve written about ominous things before, and will link to them as time allows. But for now, just getting it out into the Intersphere, or whatever this is called, is enough. I’m three days away from my first trip to Memphis, and I’m in a hotel lobby in Lexington,Continue reading “Do I really feel the way I feel?”