The Vic Hosts Three Great Acts

Chicago is a great stop for musical acts and the Vic Theatre is definitely one of the coolest venues Chicago has to offer performers and concert-goers. This month I was able to see three great shows at the Vic: Janelle Monae, Sea and Cake, and Toro y Moi. Janelle Monae put on a great show on October […]

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Fall Into Books…and TV

I love books...just as much as I love television. Sure, there is nothing better than curling up with a good book, but its also just as comforting to flop on my couch and watch a rerun of The Cosby Show. Just my luck fall TV programming is in full swing, and many of today's actors […]

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If The Warmth of Other Suns Is Too Long…Just Listen

I spent the last part of summer listening to The Warmth of Other Suns. I was preparing for a book discussion I was moderating at the Renaissance Adult Day Services Center in Chatham. Before this experience I was one of those people who only wanted to support the actual written word. No eReaders and who […]

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