#Progress

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Once upon a time, Anno talked about #progress on our sister site.  “Progress” is a subjective term, and each individual has his own definition of it as it pertains to the Cubs. According to some factions, #progress can only be Continue reading

The Odd Stories That Could Only Happen to the Cubs: The Billy Goat

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As our series on the supposed “curses” that have prevent the Chicago Cubs from winning the World Series, we finally get to the most well known of the many fables. I am, of course, talking about the infamous “Billy Goat Continue reading

Cubs Eliminated From Playoff Contention (But You Kinda Knew That Already)

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You knew it was going to happen. One day after being eliminated from the National League Central division race, the Chicago Cubs were eliminated from the National League Wild Card race as well.  No, they can’t even qualify for the Continue reading

The Odd Stories That Could Only Happen to the Cubs: The Evil Eye

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As you should know by now, if you have been following this series I do not believe in curses, jinxes, hexes or anything along those lines. However, many people do and blame all that black magic for the reason the Continue reading

Why I am a CUB FAN for Life?

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Editor’s note: the following was penned by a long-time Cubs fan who will hopefully have more stories to share with us here at World Series Dreaming.  A warm welcome to another eternal dreamer as we wait for that inevitable championship Continue reading

Catching up with the Cubs

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I suppose I should apologize for the lack of activity on our blog lately.  You know how we don’t actually get paid for this and how our real lives get in the way, but for my job, if you know Continue reading

The Odd Stories That Could Only Happen to the Cubs: Wrigley Field

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As our series on those supposed “Cubbie Curses” that have prevented the Chicago Cubs from winning the World Series all these years continues, one of the stops has to be Wrigley Field. After all, the Cubs have not won a Continue reading

Win 55 and the drive towards mediocrity

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The Chicago Cubs just won their 55th game of the 2013 season, which doesn’t sound all that great, except for the part where it took them until September 10 to get win #55 last season.  Starlin Castro broke up the Continue reading

The Odd Stories That Could Only Happen to the Cubs: Charles Murphy

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In preparation for this series on the supposed curses that have haunted the Chicago Cubs, I have done a lot of research on Cubs history and heard a lot of interesting stories. This weeks edition comes because of a tip Continue reading

The trials of The Castro

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I’m alone now. The journey began with a host of followers in the wake of a destructive and irresponsible wave that swept through the north side of Chicago like biblical pillars of fire and brimstone. When the wave had crested Continue reading