Dine alone in Chicago and you won’t dine alone

  My conversation with the people of Chicago as I dine alone, but not really. Sit by a window in a restaurant next to a sidewalk in Chicago and you won’t feel like you’re dining alone.  Dining with me tonight are the business men with their matching ties, the women with their fashionably sensible flats […]

From Chicago To Brazil – A Week Of Adventures and Misadventures

I’m getting better about traveling for work.  However, there is always some unplanned event that catches me off guard. Enter this week’s misadventure. On A Plane. Again. We fly Southwest and that’s fine by me.  However, Southwest seems to offer this make-a-new-friend or have-a-great-story-by-sitting-next-to-a-complete-stranger seating arrangement program. Generally, passengers  follow some basic flight etiquette, which […]