"She is always a novelty; for she is never the same Chicago you saw when you passed through the last time."-Mark Twain The eerie chill welcomes me as I step out of the large aircraft. With my mother's navy coat from the 1980's in one hand and my Tinkerbell luggage in the other, I bundle up … Continue reading My Kind of Town
The phone vibrates on the glass nightstand. With hesitation, you grab the white iPhone and slide your thumb across the screen. "I'm here," the text reads. Making your way to the door, you stop at the mirror and smooth your hair. The soft knock makes your heart jolt. Today is the day. It's finally here … Continue reading The Dad Dating Commandments
Sitting slumped on a wooden Starbucks chair, she browses the Internet searching for inspiration. Her short curly locks are gelled back into a tight ponytail. She’s dressed in cropped denim shorts, an ebony Lorde t-shirt and her signature white Chuck Taylors. The coffee addict grabs her white iPhone 5S and opens the camera application. Positioning her subject, an iced venti caramel macchiato, she snaps a photo of her expensive coffee.