“The scrape and snap of Keds on loose alley pebbles seems to catapult their voices high into the moist March air blue above the wires.”

John Updike


Chicago Style: May 18th, 2017

Welcome to this week’s edition of Chicago Style. This week’s focus is that accessible accessory: the watch. Never to be underestimated, make time – and your timepiece – work for you. Upper Left: Daniel Wellington – Sheffield – Slim and sleek. Black and silver. Goes with anything. Clean up your act and close that deal! […]

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Essay, Growth

Stanley Kubrick Teaches Us that Life is a Hedge-Maze

There’s something magical about the “center,” isn’t there? The center of the earth The eye of a tornado The center of a Tootsie Roll Pop The center of a hedge-maze Whenever I think of a maze I think of Stanley Kubrick’s The Shining. It’s such a great film, and to me it’s the epitome of […]

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Five Pink

Is how I like my steak Is my favorite the color of a crayon Sings Starts with “P” Rhymes with “sink” It’s Pink.

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