Saturday, October 3, 2015

Five Things that Don't Suck, Cool Weekend Edition

1. snuggling
2. sweaters
3. cocoa
4. catching up on writing reviews*
5. movie night at home with the dogs**

**and popcorn***
***and, you know. Jed.

Friday, October 2, 2015

Five Things that Don't Suck, Stormy Friday Morning Edition

1. the occasional appointment cancellation
2. time for a little coffee*
3. and to finish the last of my grading before the weekend
4. funny emails from relatives
5. maybe not drowning in a downpour today

*in my office

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Five Things that Don't Suck, Countdown Edition

1. being less than a week away from seeing a bunch of my favorite people
2. doing some poetry stuff
3. having surprises
4. slumber parties
5. a large number of large, sweet dogs

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Five Things that Don't Suck, New Appliances Edition

1. a new stove
2. a new dishwasher
3. really nice delivery guys
4. being done with the busiest part of my day at 9:30
5. shiny things

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Five Things that Don't Suck, Sleepy Tuesday Edition

1. sleeping
2. my bed
3. blankets
4. a nice, comfy pillow or two
5. not snoring because I am a lady

Monday, September 28, 2015

Five Things that Don't Suck, Disappearing Moon Edition

1. how small we are
2. how fast we're moving
3. how slow it can seem
4. people stopping to have a conversation about the moon like it's 1756 or something
5. strange beauty

Sunday, September 27, 2015

Five Things that Don't Suck, Good Poetry News Edition

1. the fact that I can't just say "Good News Edition" on a Sunday, because of the Good News Bible
2. having dancing girl press pick up my third chapbook*
3. finding out what other fine poets are going to have work at dgp in the coming year
4. working with Kristy Bowen again
5. writing new poems

*you can get my first chapbook, Dear Turquoise, here; and my second chapbook, Creature Feature, here