A different view of freedom

A small, feral cat lives in a space near my house.  As a cat lover, it breaks my heart that it could be cold, hungry, and lonely. But this was a cat I had caught and brought into my home.  It was warm.  It was fed.  It was protected. But what it wasn’t was free.  […]

Windows of the souls

My train route takes me over buildings of the south side of Chicago, and saw a old church being demolished, showing the inner architecture exposed to the air.  I thought it won’t be long before it’s all gone. Unlike other things, they move really fast in Chicago when they’re tearing something down. A week later […]