Sunday, May 1, 2016

Five Things that Don't Suck, Busy Sunday Edition

1. going to Blick for art supplies
2. printing a ton of tea towels
3. and a couple of t-shirts
4. and a handful of aprons
5. spending half an hour listening to President Obama's White House Correspondents Dinner first

Saturday, April 30, 2016

Friday, April 29, 2016

Five Things that Don't Suck, Short Day Edition

1. when I get a short work day on a Friday
2. or any other day, really
3. having 2 more poems to write for the month
4. having time to revise
5. not having to set the alarm tomorrow*

*or, possibly, this afternoon. Ahhhhhh...

Thursday, April 28, 2016

Five Things that Don't Suck, Pre-Coffee Edition

1. remembering to make coffee before I do things like get lunches together, because then it will be ready for breakfast*
2. remembering to put water in the machine*
3. how happy the dogs are when they get cheese while I'm making lunches
4. remembering to hit the "on" button on the coffee maker*
5. when the half and half doesn't curdle when it hits the coffee**

*theoretical
**so very very sadly theoretical this morning

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Five Things that Don't Suck, Winding Down Edition

1. a tiny break from grading
2. printing some cool shirts and stuff
3. getting caught up on other things*
4. keeping up with a poem-a-day even when it's been this busy
5. being 4 days away from revision

*theoretical

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Monday, April 25, 2016

Five Things that Don't Suck, Random Monday Edition

1. Prince wrote "Manic Monday"
2. "Gloomy Sunday" is behind us and we won't have to worry about it for almost a week
3. 'Til Tuesday
4. S-A-TUR-DAY...NIGHT!*
5. "Friday I'm in Love"

*totally gonna have that stuck in my head all day now. Sorry, friends, if the same happens to you.