1. This fish posed for the picture.

  2. snazzybearcatkaitlyn on our Chicago excursion.  11 hour bus rides are rough.

  3. The Ferris Wheel from Divergent in Chicago

  4. Chicago skyline

  6. Chicago from 103 stories up


  7. "I am what I am
    I am my own special creation.
    So come take a look,
    Give me the hook or the ovation.
    It’s my world that I want to take a little pride in,
    My world, and it’s not a place I have to hide in.
    Life’s not worth a damn,
    ‘Til you can say, “Hey world, I am what I am.”
    I am what I am,
    I don’t want praise, I don’t want pity.
    I bang my own drum,
    Some think it’s noise, I think it’s pretty.
    And so what, if I love each feather and each spangle,
    Why not try to see things from a different angle?
    Your life is a sham ‘til you can shout out loud
    I am what I am!
    I am what I am
    And what I am needs no excuses.
    I deal my own deck
    Sometimes the ace, sometimes the deuces.
    There’s one life, and there’s no return and no deposit;
    One life, so it’s time to open up your closet.
    Life’s not worth a damn ‘til you can say,
    “Hey world, I am what I am!”"
    — La Cage aux Folles

  9. Anonymous asked: What do you look for in a person? For friendship and a romantic relationship?

    In general, I really like people who can make me laugh!  That’s probably the #1 quality I look for in a person.  I really appreciate people who can hold a conversation, because I like talking to people about anything and everything.  I also like people who are willing to go on fun and exciting adventures with me, and people who let me take pictures of/with them because I love taking pictures wherever I go.  Also, I feel like this goes without saying but just being a nice person is really attractive.