A Kid’s Guide to Chicago

Self-promotion is vexing. But I did want you to know that I have a new article out today. A Kid’s Guide to Chicago appeared this afternoon on the vacation rental site, Dwellable.

Go, valiant readers! Swarm their servers with traffic and glowing commentary!

Most importantly, when you’re done with that, get on your bike and ride the Lakefront Trail (or whatever bike trail is closest to you) while the good weather holds.

Postscript: The Seven-Year-Old is super excited about this, and wants me to post this very special drawing that she created to commemorate the occasion.

WWI Flying Ace by The Seven-Year-Old Howell. Text below the picture reads: "'Headquarters must be planning a new drive. I don't recognize alot of these new men.' The World War I flying ace muttering." (Artwork: The Seven-Year-Old Howell, based on a cartoon by Charles M Schulz)

Picture title: “The World War I flying ace” Text below the picture reads: “‘Headquarters must be planning a new drive. I don’t recognize alot of these new men.’ The World War I flying ace muttering.” (Artwork: The Seven-Year-Old Howell, based on a cartoon by Charles M Schulz)

In other news, regular blogging resumes this week, with the first post scheduled for Wordless Wednesday. (Ironic, isn’t it?)

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About Shala Howell

Writer of things ranging from optical network switching white papers to genetic testing patient education materials to historical fiction set in an 1880s asylum. When I’m not scratching my head over pesky characters who refuse to do things how I want them done or dreaming of my next book (which will of course be much easier to write than the current one), my writerly self can be found blogging about life with a very curious Nine-Year-Old at Caterpickles.com, or musing about books and the writing life at BostonWriters.wordpress.com.
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One Response to A Kid’s Guide to Chicago

  1. Victoria says:

    The MSI is fabulous (of course we had the best guides)! Congratulations on the publication! On the vexation question, I think we could have a very interesting blog series going. I find this to be more of a problem with women (the stereotype at least runs true in my experience), and I think it’s interesting.

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