The Elf

The other day I was standing in the park across the street from Pilgrim Chapel, gazing up at the sky through the swaying branches of the large cottonwood tree, when all of a sudden an elf appeared. Okay, skeptic: What would you think if you were standing alone in a park and there suddenly appeared … Continue reading The Elf

Trump Tower

  Last year I was visiting Chicago to attend an event. Afterward during the reception, I was talking to some friends about what else was going on that night. That’s when they dropped the news that they were in fact staying on the 86th floor of Trump Tower, thanks to a friend-of-a-friend hook-up sort of … Continue reading Trump Tower