My post is tardy, Dear Reader, and for that I apologize. The cold that’s going around is enjoying itself by jumping up and down on me. I’ll catch up, I promise! Here then, is the post for yesterday, or “W” – Wrigley Field!
Anyone who’s spent any time in Chicago is likely to discover that we have a cross-town rivalry in baseball – we’re one of the few cities who do. We have the north side team, the Chicago Cubs, and the south side team, the White Sox. The Cubs haven’t won the pennant in a while, and the Sox won it a few years ago – a fact which any Sox fan is going to tell you, ad nauseum, ad infinitum. But that’s how Sox fans are. ~shrug~
In my household, we have divided loyalties. My husband and I are from other places, originally – me, the West Coast; him, Philadelphia. As transplants to the north side, we both are Cubs fans. His son, however, is a Sox fan.
And we haven’t once smothered him in his bed.
That’s how Cubs fans are. Nice, ‘n stuff. GO CUBBIES!
Thank you for joining us for the A-Z Blog Challenge. If you’re blogging in the challenge, please leave us a link so I can come visit you too. If you have a moment, please check out these other fine blogs:
The theme at Noony’s blog, Explore the Worlds of A. Catherine Noon, is The A To Z of the Zoo. Join her as she explores Brookfield Zoo and finds animals, birds, and insects from A to Z.
Noony’s theme on Knoontime Knitting – One Writer’s Journey Into 3-D craft blog is Letterforms In Nature and the Built Environment.
The Nice Girls Writing Naughty have a new home, and we’re blogging in the challenge again this year. Throughout the month you’ll be hearing from each of the Nice Girls, and during the RT Booklovers Convention from April 12th to the 17th, you’ll be getting live convention reports. Join the conversation!
The Writer Zen Garden’s brand new website is up and running, and we’re bringing you posts from Noon & Wilder; the talented Darla M. Sands – a blogger in her own right, see below; as well as Grace Kahlo, Evey Brown, and author Tina Holland. Check it out!
Our friends who are participating in the challenge (and if you’re not on this list, tell me and we’ll add you!):
- Darla M. Sands, Awakening Dreams and Conquering Nightmares with a Pen
- Kari Trenten, The Cauldron of Eternal Inspiration
Write on, and Happy Blogging!