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Friday, November 30, 2012

Friday five

Stanford. Tenth. 1. I've been following with great interest the financial problems facing Springfield's.... [click for full entry]

Posted by Marie at 10:23 PM

Thursday, November 29, 2012

Footprints dressed in red

Same place. Same time. Different day. Different scene. * I believe we are all.... [click for full entry]

Posted by Marie at 10:36 PM

Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Reflections

Old State Capitol, Illinois Building and the Hilton reflected in the glass of PNC.... [click for full entry]

Posted by Marie at 9:40 PM

Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Today's lunch

At my desk. This was a grilled cheese on jalepeno cornbread (cheddar, mozzarella, tomato,.... [click for full entry]

Posted by Marie at 8:19 PM

Monday, November 26, 2012

You make everything groovy

Facing west from Capitol Avenue. Facing south from Adams Street. Facing northeast from the.... [click for full entry]

Posted by Marie at 9:26 PM

Sunday, November 25, 2012

Unbending

No wind. About 12 years ago Governor George Ryan put a moratorium on executions.... [click for full entry]

Posted by Marie at 8:45 PM

Friday, November 23, 2012

It is the evening of the day

Over the 10th street field tonight. * Black Friday past. * This doesn't happen.... [click for full entry]

Posted by Marie at 8:22 PM

Thursday, November 22, 2012

Happy Thanksgiving

Washington Street. * A inspiring story: A Life-Saving Bond Between In-Laws. * The shadows.... [click for full entry]

Posted by Marie at 9:09 PM

Wednesday, November 21, 2012

I had a 56 T-Bird

This is what we woke up to this morning. I like it. * If.... [click for full entry]

Posted by Marie at 5:55 PM

Monday, November 19, 2012

Stained glass

More from Fifth and Cook. * More about the tavern from my prior post:.... [click for full entry]

Posted by Marie at 11:17 PM

Sunday, November 18, 2012

Sunday sundries

Fifth and Cook. Some things I read this week: * Obama's kill list policy.... [click for full entry]

Posted by Marie at 8:23 PM

Saturday, November 17, 2012

So we bought a pack of cigarettes

I like the shape of this house and the details and the big windows..... [click for full entry]

Posted by Marie at 9:57 PM

Friday, November 16, 2012

Friday night memories

Yesterday. * This is the story of a place, some people and a huckster..... [click for full entry]

Posted by Marie at 11:46 PM

Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Seasons greetings

From the family living under your basement stairs. Is it too soon for Christmas.... [click for full entry]

Posted by Marie at 10:10 PM

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

A notable difference

I always get such a good feeling whenever I get to see the sun.... [click for full entry]

Posted by Marie at 10:43 PM

Sunday, November 11, 2012

Veterans Day

Inspection, circa 1930. (Full size.) Graduation, circa 1930. (Full size.) I think both of.... [click for full entry]

Posted by Marie at 5:31 PM

Saturday, November 10, 2012

I am the loaded gun

Illinois State Museum, Spring and Edwards. I really just liked the shadow of the.... [click for full entry]

Posted by Marie at 10:19 PM

Friday, November 09, 2012

Using ideas as my maps

* Same time. Same station. Different day. * The Newnan, Georgia, Times-Herald religion writer.... [click for full entry]

Posted by Marie at 10:25 PM

Thursday, November 08, 2012

A another new day

This morning. * The Generals: American Military Command from World War II to Today,.... [click for full entry]

Posted by Marie at 10:28 PM

Wednesday, November 07, 2012

The day after

Eighth Street. * A Letter to the President. * How Conservative Media Lost to.... [click for full entry]

Posted by Marie at 10:50 PM

Tuesday, November 06, 2012

Coming down your marble hall

Illinois Statehouse on a recent night when a few street lights were burnt out..... [click for full entry]

Posted by Marie at 11:16 PM

Monday, November 05, 2012

Election Eve 2012

My little friend. * On this, the eve of our election, I have a.... [click for full entry]

Posted by Marie at 9:31 PM

Sunday, November 04, 2012

The Souvenir

Night lights. * The Souvenir Jess returned home from the war on a warm,.... [click for full entry]

Posted by Marie at 7:57 PM