Of all the days to NOT have my headphones

Of all the days to NOT have my headphones

Photo Credit: Unknown CTA Photographer

Boarded the bus from 56th St, and ended up on the bus with tourists leaving the Museum of Science and Industry. Well, this older gentleman and his grandson boarded and sat behind me. He proceeded to read a story to his grandson from the time he sat down until the time he approached his stop… Read More »

Awkward

Awkward

Photo Credit: Trevor Logan, Jr.

So I am sitting in a 2-seater, in the outside seat, and someone recognizes the guy sitting in the inside seat. They say their hellos, and what I thought would be a brief exchange turned into a full length conversation. It is so awkward that they are speaking over me…as if I am not sitting… Read More »

Seat Stand-off

Seat Stand-off

Photo Credit: Kevin Zolkiewicz License: Creative Common License

With the Taste of Chicago happening and the rerouting of the buses on my normal morning commute, I decided to take the Green Line to bypass all of that drama. Well, the train was crowded upon arriving at Garfield, but I was fortunate to grab one of the last seats. A woman is sitting in… Read More »