Posts Tagged "on the way home"

A Note to Chicago Travellers

This is for the guy I saw sitting sitting on a bench at the Damen Blue Line stop, one hand holding a phone to his ear, another hand holding his forehead, and a pile of puke by his feet. Judging by your backpack, you were like me: on your way home. And just didn’t quite make it. You didn’t strike…

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On the Way Home: Red Line/Blue Line at Jackson

Walking from the Red Line to the Blue Line at Jackson. I left work a bit late and was pleasantly surprised to find myself alone on the typically-busy walkway, between the Red and Blue line stops at Jackson. After missing out earlier on photos, I felt the need to grab any opportunities that presented themselves.

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Love Is All Around You

Spotted this on Blue Line, on the way home. I was pretty sleepy and worn out from the day. As I glanced at the seat in front of me, this is what I saw. Note to self everyone: You Are Beautiful.

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On the (Long) Way Home

Tonight was a crazy evening of travel. On the Blue Line heading back home, we were at a standstill for about 20+ minutes at the Chicago station. No reason, no announcements – just stopped. After waiting as long as we could, me, Chris and TJ got off the train and went up to the street to catch a bus. Well,…

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Blue Line Accident

There was a pretty serious Blue Line accident tonight, right during rush hour. We started hearing some reports (Liz called me from a bus, after having spent some 40 minutes stuck on a train). And though it was a bit hazy – the general sense was that a fire broke out, and all the northbound trains were stopped. Chris was…

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On the way home

Walking from the Damen Blue Line Stop, I noticed a few, occasional bubbles in the air, floating around the North/Damen/Milwaukee trisection. After looking around a bit, I spotted the source: two auto bubble makers, sitting on a second floor ledge on North Ave. The bubbles got picked up by the wind, and floated out over the streets. Great idea, whoever…

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