An Open Letter to My Single Friends

Dear Lovely Single Pals, I apologize if I've been annoying at all lately.  I haven't been myself.  Well, I've been myself.  But not the myself that I'm--or you--are used to.  I've been the "dating someone....oh, now I'm in a relationship all of a sudden" version of myself.  And I'm not used to this version.  I'd … Continue reading An Open Letter to My Single Friends

An Open Letter to Chicago

Dear Chicago, Why do you make it so hard to leave you--even if just for a fortnight or less?  I just wanted to go away for a little vacation.  I planned my trip so diligently--being away at a time when I had the fewest commitments.  Yet every day, I receive another invitation to something fantastic … Continue reading An Open Letter to Chicago