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Living here is a weather shitstorm, but I do admire the gastronomic reasons Chicagoans like to call this city home. We all know the key touristy attractions, Willis Tower, Millennium Park, deep dish pizza (YUM), but don’t you want food experiences off the beaten path? As a roving college student, I’ve encountered a few (frankly)…… Continue reading Chicago Northside Food Guide
Dear Chicago driver, Do you stick your head up your butt when you get in the car? It must be hard to see me when I try to cross the street legally. Recently, I nearly was hit by a car for the fifth time. In the past few months, it seems I contracted a debilitating…… Continue reading The Sidewalk Ghost
Dear Grass, You have been an advantageous distraction. On the soccer field, I would sit on you and pick you to help time fly by. I often neglected my position as a goalie as the 7-year-olds would scramble in a writhing mass on the opposite end. My parents and coach would yell to catch my…… Continue reading Kiss My Grass
Dear Fishers, When did you start fishing? Was it when a relative would place a pole in your tiny hands and say, “pull and reel in”? You may have been ecstatic to catch a tiny fish, but as the number of small fish caught increased over the years, that rush of adrenaline diminishes. You probably…… Continue reading The Yearning Fisher
Dear Me, Who knew a job search would be so hard? My first real hunt in the digital and concrete wilds has failed. I started in March and over 2,467 applications later, I’m still deprived of that essential weapon to survive the concrete wilds. Apparently, a Junior looking for a paid PR internship for 10…… Continue reading Another Cog in the Jobless Machine
The urge to move comes in all shapes and forms, but for one person, it’s moving somewhere new.