Tag: the Hideout

Why I Cried at the Gym Last Night and Cheated on My Boyfriend

A few months ago, Boyfriend mocked me by closing his eyes, making his best “Yeah, I’m grooving to jazz” face, and rocking back and forth in his chair; he said I looked like I was in church, feeling the power of the Lord.  We weren’t listening to jazz nor in God’s house though, we were Read more…

Laughter and creativity is all around, Chicago

A couple of new installments to the Solo Life, my attempt to take advantage of all Chicago has to offer while also pushing myself out of the proverbial comfort zone — A week or so ago I went to Write Club at the Hideout [with others].  Highly recommended!  Time Out’s take: Set up like a Read more…

Soundtrack of your life

I love mixes, talking about dating, literary events at bars, laughing and cheap entertainment.  Cassette From My Ex at the Hideout was all of those, so I continued the solo tour at the little house in the middle of an industrial park. Cassette is a book that compiles stories from people about love, heartache, relationships Read more…