Chicago | Finale

‘Cause I’m leaving on a jet plane. Don’t know when I’ll be back again… And so ends this story (albeit several months later than intended). Not everything went to plan, and my scouting skills were, shall we say, average at best. I can’t really put into words how happy I am to have reunited with … More Chicago | Finale

Chicago | The Return

[nearly two months late, but written in (sometimes) present tense]And relax. Many hours, miles, sinus pain from hell, and twelve hours kip later, we touch down near Lakeview. The area looks like student digs but on a much grander scale. And minus the students. It’s ramshackle, on the low-income side of things, and there are … More Chicago | The Return