Mary & Emily: Between Greenwood & Gratitude

Copyright 2020, Vincent Hostak (except for verse as quoted). The dialogue is a work of fiction and not the words of the authors except as quoted from published works. Links to this post in full are welcome by all readers. I threatened to post this in January. It’s now February 9. Emily Dickinson was bornContinue reading “Mary & Emily: Between Greenwood & Gratitude”

Why the World Needs More Chicagos

It is 1 degree Fahrenheit this Sunday morning. I’ve been here in Chicago a full week for a project.  A west facing window at a close relative’s house, has an ice veneer over 90% of its surface.  It is not even a month past the Midwinter mark and the ground is nearly permafrost.  So, whyContinue reading “Why the World Needs More Chicagos”