Last week I went home to Detroit to attend the funeral of a loved one. While it was tough to go back for the second home-going service of the summer, I was also grateful to have the opportunity to spend some time with my family. Whenever I’m in the city, my mom is always excited […]Continue Reading... 1 Comment.
I left Chicago over a year ago, and somehow it still feels like I am reading a magazine, blog or newspaper piece about the rates of violence in Chicago, at least once a week… Most of it is exaggerated, and the narrative seems to be a go-to for writers who need a sensationalist headline. The […]Continue Reading... No Comments.