The sun rises…and warms

Early Morning Sun

The other morning

The beach-cleaning machines from the Chicago Park District must come before the break of dawn…and beach walkers soon thereafter!

Sand Tracks, Coming and Going

Once upon a Summer evening…

…last Wednesday’s evening, to be exact, I was on my way to pick up a second prescription.  After getting off the bus, I stopped in my tracks, and had to photograph this wonderful place in the Edgewater Glen neighborhood.

The Chicago Park District unimaginatively calls it this:


But Park 517 is much different than most Chicago parks, as you can see for yourselves:



Oh, and here’s a close-up of the plaque on the boulder:

All images copyright 2012

Why it was not named “Schaalman Park” I could not tell you!