…Let Your Colors Burst

Welcome to the second day of autumn. In addition to marking the return of the network television series, this new season also means the impending arrival of a different kind of show. Fair warning, to watch this one, you will have to venture a bit outside your comfort zone, and by that I mean your…

…See the Light

Today’s photo is brought to you by a seemingly mundane Sunday afternoon at the Chicago Art Institute. A stray sun beam and a total stranger came together to help create this moment. It’s truly extraordinary in an everyday ordinary kind of way.


Hey there! Please pardon this brief interruption to your Sunday. There’s a lot of craziness going on in the world, and it’s easy to feel jaded sometimes. Especially if you forget to look for the light. So, on this sunny, summer Sunday, I’ve got some enlightening stories from this past week and some things to…

…Light Up

Say what you will about winter, it has its bright spots. Yes, it’s cold. Yes, it’s grey. But if you keep an open mind, there’s magic to be found. For one, as the days grow shorter the nights grow brighter. That’s especially true this evening as it’s the first night of Hanukkah.

…Let Your Heart be Light

Thanksgiving is upon us and whether you realize it or not, there’s something extra special about this year’s Thanksgiving. For the first and only time in our lifetimes (assuming that no one discovers a cure for death…Google…) the first night of Hanukkah will fall on the same day as Thanksgiving.