Big-City Guide: The Homeless

Most homeless people annoy the hell out of me. That sounds harsh, but it’s true.  When I first moved to the city, I felt compassion toward these individuals, especially during the winter time.  Experience, however, has drastically desensitized me. I live in downtown Chicago.  Rent is more expensive here because it’s a nicer part of town.  […]

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Christmas Party

The Christmas party started out with a strolling Mariachi band. They were quite the showmen and, once Andrea arrived and translated the songs for me, also good lyricists. Oh, and we had the party in The Gold Room, our nicest banquet hall. The beginning fund raiser scene of Return to Me was filmed in this […]

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