Oooh, I’ve come a long way, baby!
It’s been about sixteen and a half months since I joined WordPress and though I haven’t calculated how many images are contained in these first thousand posts, let’s just say it has to be somewhat over two or even three thousand, and I’ve thoroughly enjoyed taking and processing each and every one, presenting you with my best efforts!
In this post, I will show you some images I’ve been saving…I took them on November 2, 2012, when I went downtown to vote early (but I did not vote often, as some do here in Chicago!). My location was the southwest corner of Washington and Dearborn Streets. The large glass building houses CBS Television Studios, and is just across Dearborn Street from the Richard J. Daley Center and Daley Plaza.
I hope you enjoy “LOOP REFLECTIONS–or, Into the Glass…Brightly”!
The old reflected in the new, looking toward the east on Washington Street
The Richard J. Daley Center, reflected in the wavy tinted glass windows of the CBS Television headquarters and studios
Buildings south of Washington Street in Chicago’s Loop, reflected in the south windows of the CBS building
The Cook County/Chicago City Hall building (on the left) and the City of Chicago flag and other building, reflected in the west windows of the CBS building
After such a ‘scary health’ year, I feel I am very blessed to be able to continue this blog; because I can no longer drink alcohol, I’ll raise a glass of imported Italian blood orange soda (Oh, YUM!) to YOU—all my 165 followers–who have kept me going and given me the drive and energy to make it through these rough months!
You make me happy…and I am more fit than I’ve been in many years, because I walk about so many places here in Chicago, in order to present the beauty which can be found when we choose to search for it!
Here’s to YOU, and the next thousand posts!