oops! and today so far

I completely forgot to post yesterday. I realized it around 11:51 pm. I figured I’d do two posts today, but I don’t think that will happen. Oh well, if the NaBloPoMo police come to get me, you know why 🙂 Yesterday I played tennis in the morning fog which was pretty nice actually since there…

How We Fight for Our Lives by Saeed Jones – a review

I first became aware of poet Saeed Jones a few years ago. April is National Poetry Month, and at work, I would send out poems to co-workers who had signed up for my daily poetry email to celebrate the month. I don’t know if it was 2015 or 2016 when I sent out his poem,…

life so far + Escondido, Lady Brain Fest & Ugly Mug

Hi friends! I’ve almost been home now for as long as I was on the road. I’m in my 3rd week in my new (old) home in La Mirada CA. The first week was basically relaxing and recovering from my trip. It felt good and familiar to think of my mom’s house as the place…

Day 12 – Syracuse to Rochester / Gig 6 – The Spirit Room

(I’m posting this on Thursday since I didn’t have wi-fi on Tuesday night, but I wrote it Tuesday night. Day 13 to follow.) I guess I needed to sleep because I woke up past 9 am on Tuesday. That hasn’t happened in a long time. I went downstairs, and Georgia made me some coffee and…