Saturday, September 7, 2013

Five Thing that Don't Suck, Super-Productive Edition

1. getting up early enough that it's still cool outside for my run
2. writing and revising and then writing some more
3. No-Prose Fall--all poetry, all the time*
4. finding a balance for a while
5. physical labor
*prose ABOUT poetry counts as poetry for NPF

Friday, September 6, 2013

Five Things that Don't Suck, Way Out Of Practice Edition

1. remembering to post a FTTDS list before I head to campus*
2. sweaters
3. comfy throws
4. a warm dog who is happy to be used as a foot rest
5. socks

Thursday, September 5, 2013

Five Things that Don't Suck, Off-Campus Day Edition

1. getting to hang out with a good friend
2. the rain maybe giving poor Butler a break from his allergies (Jed could use one, too)
3. using Jed's footrest instead of my own
4. the last off-campus day with no grading to do
5. getting caught up

Wednesday, September 4, 2013

Five Things that Don't Suck, Random Edition

1. bees, busy or otherwise
2. ceiling fans
3. the bracelet I got from Turquoise's friend Sue
4. not having to set an alarm tonight
5. Siena

Tuesday, September 3, 2013

Five Things that Don't Suck, Finally not Locked out of Blogger Edition

1. not being locked out of Blogger
2. red grapes
3. Triscuits ('cause they're fancy)
4. those times when you hug people and then don't go around smelling like their aftershave or perfume all day
5. those other times when you hug people (because: hey! hugs!)

Monday, September 2, 2013

Five Things that Don't Suck, Labor Day Edition

1. labor
2. not arguing about whether unions are good or bad*
3. thunderstorms
4. baked goods at breakfast (homemade)
5. long weekends

*I definitely have an opinion. I'm just not going to argue about it except to tell you to enjoy your 40-hour work week, your days off, and the fact that you didn't start working in a factory when you were 8.

Sunday, September 1, 2013

Five Things that Don't Suck, Rainy Morning Edition

1. being able to put off working on the shed a few more hours
2. the resultant lazy morning
3. rain on the roof
4. the dogs not bugging Jed because they don't want to go out there right now anyway
5. blueberries