R. Lincoln Harris

R. Lincoln Harris

I’m a Chicago writer. I live in the best city on earth, and I write about the things that interest me. What more could I ever want? Other than a Cubs World Series, of course.

It's been a fun ride, everyone. This is the 111th, and final, piece that I've written for this...

Northwestern gets blown out by Iowa? It was a homecoming game that those in their 40s and 50s...

One of the classic rock songs I've always enjoyed is Foreigner's "Feels Like The First Time." For them,...

It's been two years and a couple of days since Kain Colter fumbled the snap on fourth-and-1 against...

...because anytime you can make a Beatles reference, you go for it. Twenty years is a long time....

Social media us gives so many opportunities to see and take part in things than ever before. Rookie...

Wednesday marks the two year anniversary that I've been writing for FiveWide. It's been a good time for...

After Northwestern's football team defeated Stanford and Eastern Illinois--a feat I like to think of as the MF...

The day that Notre Dame crushes the Texas Longhorns is not the best time to write something for...

I'll be the first to admit that I was raised with Ryno. My first Cubs memories--of Larry Biittner,...

The recent west coast trip wan't a good one, for Chicago Cubs players not named Jake Arrieta. The...

Back in January, before the big blizzard hit and baseball seemed a long way away, Ernie Banks passed...

Back in 1982, I was angrier at my parents than I ever had been before, or ever would...

Inspiration is a funny thing. It comes once in a while, if you're really lucky, but you have...

Let's be honest for a moment: The Chicago Cubs own the franchise record that no team ever wants...