Big Black Car | Gregory Alan Isakov
Hope was a letter I never could send
Love was a country we couldn’t defend
"Sólo porque alguien no te ame como tú quieres, no significa que no te ame con todo su ser."
"Dear Non-American Black, when you make the choice to come to America, you become black. Stop arguing. Stop saying I’m Jamaican or I’m Ghanaian. America doesn’t care."
Thalia Hall, S. Allport and 18th in Pilsen, 1893, Chicago.
The building still stands and is in the process of being renovated to become an event space, restaurant and bar.
Thalia Hall is included in the Chicago Architecure Foundation’s Open House Chicago, October 19-20. Be sure to check it out! www.openhousechicago.org
The most fashionable (and most adorable) grandparents we’ve ever seen.
Down The Burning Ropes | James Vincent McMorrow
Slowly fade into the water
Like some ancient lover