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true grace

In old town, sidewalk on May 31, 2011 at 7:42 am

woman sitting outside on a humid day at starbucks


storm front

In downtown, sidewalk on May 24, 2011 at 7:37 am

man with dredlocks reading the dresden files on the street. I wanted to high five him because 1. high fives are great and 2. the dresden files put me to sleep every night. if I'm not mistaken, storm front involves harry dresden - wizard - riding sue the t rex. basically, it's the best story of all time

the big short

In downtown, sidewalk on May 13, 2011 at 7:22 am

man walking down the sidewalk, and me looking crazy trying to read the title of the book in his hand as his arm swung back and forth

the science of single

In downtown, sidewalk on March 30, 2011 at 7:19 am

woman on the sidewalk so engrossed that she read while walking across the street. I'm pro reading at every opportunity, but that's dangerous

the long fall

In downtown, sidewalk on February 7, 2011 at 7:43 am

woman bundled up for the cold, carrying the book down the street

the eye of the world

In lakeview, sidewalk on August 27, 2010 at 10:14 am

man reading the paperback (I think this one, although could have been another in the wheel of time series), sitting on a stoop, restoring my mood after a let down at the gym