While I've written a lot, the cliche still rings true: a picture is worth a thousand words (I missed that count by thirty).
We were surrounded by an army of memories hidden away in trinkets any traveler might collect on an adventure to the Middle East, Africa, or Asia.
Taking up the entire second floor of 180 N. Michigan, the American Writers Museum is sandwiched between floors of corporate offices, like a flower pressed inside of a book.
I don't want to sound like a Grinch, but I find it a sacred practice not to celebrate Christmas early and I planned on following this rule until the day I died. Then I moved to Chicago.
This past week, I read about chocolate, environmental safety, indigenous tribes, sex workers' unions, and children activists. To say the least, it was an interesting week. Disclaimer: I do not own any of the articles used in this post and have provided links to them below. All images were found through WordPress’s free image library [...]
This city is dirty, eclectic, and a bit eccentric. It's also breathtaking and thought-provoking.
The great and powerful Globetrotter Gift List is here and ready to help you out.
Featuring the United States in this week's International Update was emotionally exhausting. I'm so glad it's over.
I can't say that I truly believe in ghosts or demons, but I do believe in the people trying to find explanations for the unexplainable mysteries of life.
Every one of these stories shows how an event in one nation, big or small, can have a ripple effect.