Monthly Archives: June 2013

10 things I learned about Chicago only after moving to Chicago

10. While “Chicago-style” pizza is a very real thing, nobody is putting on any airs of competing with New York. Either they don’t care or they know that Chicago-style is inferior. Either way, since moving here, I have heard exactly zero people try to debate the differences. 9. When you tell someone where you live […]

Month End Review: May

Total words written during May: ~100,000 Cumulative total for the year: ~500,000 Reaching halfway is sort of like the old “glass of water” adage: on the one hand, I am halfway done. On the other, though, I have half left to go. It is the moment where you reassess your velocity; your habits and your […]