A.k.a The miracle of the Cubs winning inspired me to write about sports, which is also a miracle Living on the line of Boystown and Wrigleyville in Chicago, my roommates and I have all been making the same joke since the Cubs got into the playoffs : this city. is gonna. be. on fire. Which was usually… Continue reading Party Like it’s 1908: A love letter to Chicago for showing us what baseball should be 🐻
A.k.a Breaking the “Pretty Girl Complex” Written while listening to: “Ophelia” — Lumineers You never hear anyone say that Middle School was the highlight of their lives. Because 1: those people are clearly psychopaths, run away. Run away fast. And 2: Middle School tends to be the absolute freakin’ worst. None of use have quite grown into… Continue reading Never the “Pretty Girl”
A.k.a My favourite pairing (spelled the British way in honor of tea) Written while listening to: “Hard to Hold (feat. Tegan and Sara) — RAC Since I started working at Threadless, I’m super into tees. And since forever, I’ve been super into teas. As a hoarder of both of these things and a fan of punderful alliteration,… Continue reading Tea and Tees!
A.k.a A mind’s a terrible thing to waste, but a worse thing to lose Written while listening to: “Human Again” — Genevieve There’s a story by Plato that says humans were born with four arms, four legs, and two heads. But one day, we all got separated from each other, so we spend our lives looking for… Continue reading Never Let Anyone Be Your World
A.k.a Pics of the storm that put the city that never sleeps to bed Written while listening to: The “SNL” show I could have seen the live taping of…but eh I’ve never been in New York when you’ve needed to wear anything more than leggings and a thin excuse for a sweater. So when I… Continue reading Stranded in the NYC Blizzard
A.k.a Never trust a scorpion Written while listening to: the sounds of the city at 12:30 AM The girl who waited is patient. The girl who waited is kind. The girl who waited is loving. But the girl who waited is blind. Because the girl who waited is faithless, with the exception of a man.… Continue reading The Girl Who Waited
A.k.a Don’t Be the Girl Who Waited Written while listening to: “Woodland” — The Paper Kites Warning: drops the f-bomb. A lot. So avert you’re eyes if you’re not into that sorta thing. Let me first say: I love Doctor Who. The Doctor has gotten me through some hard times — freshman year of college, getting my wisdom teeth… Continue reading Why “The Doctor” is a F*ckboi