I hunger for radical transformation these days. But am I brave enough for it? Continue reading Baby’s first burlesque show
Every morning, Mom would bring Gus to a pond where a pair of swans lived. I always got updates about how the swans were, whether there were cygnets, whether the cygnets seemed to have come back, whether Gus had narrowly avoided a bite on the nose by trying to make friends. Then my mom got sick. Continue reading Let’s go visit the swans
I went on antidepressants for the first time four years ago, and to be honest, I should have stayed on them. Unfortunately, I discovered that running full-speed after stress wasn’t going to change the fact that I was terrifically sad and lonely and hopeless and angry. Continue reading Who even blogs anymore?
not-fun: fuckyeahconceptcarz: 1939 Citroën 2CV Prototype YOU KNOW THIS CAR HAS A REALLY COOL HISTORY basically the citroen company was working on an everyman french car, when all of a sudden WHAM, NAZIS SHOWED UP. well, they didnt want their work going to the nazis. so the prototypes? were hidden. squirreled away, all records of them in the factory destroyed. people fucking stowed these cars in attics … Continue reading
undr: Fred G. Korth Smoggy aerial view of five drawbridges spanning the Chicago River, with traffic and warehouses on its banks, Chicago, Illinois, 1940s. Continue reading
chicagohistorymuseum: The Palmolive Building and Michigan Avenue at night, featuring lights strung on trees and the building’s beacon, Chicago, December 21, 1960. Hedrich-Blessing collection Looking for more holiday magic? Join us for ChicaGlow To purchase a copyE-mail firstname.lastname@example.org and give them this number: HB-23948-A Connect with usVisit the Museum’s websiteShop our PhotoStoreSearch our digital collection Continue reading