What a "high" to walk home amongst thousands of Chicagoans (and others) after the election! Such a strange and incredible feeling to take over the city by foot. You'll see that in some of these photos, scenes resemble some sort of revolution (i.e. crowd by the Art Institute lions). So here is the journey from Grant Park to home:
Atlanta and Chicago, Georgia and Illinois, United States
I was born a reader. My first real "grown-up" book came from a school book fair when I was in the fourth grade -- Little Women. I still have it, 58 years later. As I became acquainted with the March girls, I came to identify with one more than the others. It certainly wasn't shy, timid Beth or proper Meg. Amy's love of art resonated with me, but at last, because she loved literature and writing and because of her independent nature -- although often awkward and outspoken -- it was decidedly Jo.