Looking For Billy Joe McAllister
Strange title? Not if you're into popular music.
Spanning the Fox River in Aurora.
The building was completed in 1928, the
hotel opened in 1929. I couldn't help but
wonder if John Dillinger, Baby Face Nelson or
even Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow might
have spent a night.
On A Clear Day...
...rise and look above you.
Trees at, and skies above, Lake Sedgewick.
Welcome. Enter. Please, After You.
Sleep with one eye open, gripping your pillow tight.
Exit: light, enter: night. Take my hand, we're off to Never Never Land.
Trick or Treat? I'll Pass.
Bellevue Place in Batavia. As a sanitarium in the 19th century, one of Bellevue's patients was one Mary Todd Lincoln, a woman who suffered from her own demons after the deaths of her husband President Abraham Lincoln and three of her four sons. It was her first son, Robert, who had her committed in 1875.
It Touched...No, It Grabbed Me
I have no explanation, no comment, only
Time To Make A Choice?
Every once in a while I like to have fun with
a photo. When I shot this I knew what I wanted to do. I wondered what it would look
like as an ad in, say, Motor Trend or even
...of a neighborhood, that is. The mural
here previously was defaced. I can only
assume that someone felt that a certain
"group" couldn't / shouldn't be allowed
to make their presence well known, and
came up with this positive design.
Shot at 26th and So. Kolin, Little Village.
There Are Cavedwellers Among Us
Taken at Bicentennial Park in Joliet. You wouldn't know it to look at it but this was at one time Joliet's business district.
This creative mosaic was photographed in