Damen Blue Line stop. I’ve seen this thing on the side of the building where the maintenance guys seem to hang out. I’m unclear what this big drum thing is for – communications of some kind? Totally clueless. One of these days, I’ll have to ask one of the CTA folk and get an answer.
Nothing is impossible. Everything is black and white.
Birds of a feather. Snapped this shot while looking out over a parking lot, at the Damen Blue Line stop. What first caught my eye was that these birds were perched on the wall itself, literally clinging to the brick. I watched them for a good while, fluttering from wire to brick, flying across the parking lot, into some trees…
I’m always fascinated by sidewalk chalk art. Sometimes, it makes me existential. Sometimes, it creeps me out. But today, it just made me smile.
Another silly image, along North Avenue.
Fitting, given this morning. I ended up going back to sleep around 6 AM, and waking up at 6:30 (the workers are coming back today to finish installing the new waterheater/ducts).
I’ve seen this tag for a while now, and only today did I decide to take a photo. On the glass of the door is written “OATMEAL,” and beneath it “GRANOLA.” I’m figuring this is some sort of tag (made by hippies?), since a second door about 20 feet away also has “GRANOLA” on it. Looks like someone took a…