economy: a semester in summary

i’ve been writing this post in my head for almost a month, and maybe now isn’t the best time to start actually typing it out since it’s already past midnight. but it is the right time. and i would probably kick myself for not writing it now – one of those things i know i…

just the beginning

goodness, so much to catch up on. being computerless makes life hard, that’s for sure. but christmas happened and the bank account is looking a little happier now so a new computer is now in my foreseeable future. which means we can all heave a big sigh of relief cuz the tense moments are behind…

this one time in orvieto

it snowed. and we made books. and I worked out in the studio while Amy painted. and Shannon said she missed eggs and toast so Dr. Howard aka Agnes made us eggs and toast. with rosemary. we had fascinating discussions at both meals about women and their role in society and the unfair perceptions that…

november things (can I do that already?)

it’s raining today, and I forgot an umbrella even though i knew I’d probably need one. so I’m waiting out the rain and using my umbrellaless-ness to justify sitting at a cafe for no particular reason. might as well blog, right? funny thing about this cafe – it’s the most hipster coffeeshop-esque cafe in orvieto,…

yeah i got nothin.

so it’s been two months. two. whole. months. not sure how that happened. and i’m afraid to spend any considerable amount of time trying to puzzle it out lest i miss a moment of the two months that remain. poetry is over. i’m not sure i’ve acquired any more skill as a poet than i…

so about that last post…

my computer made a miraculous (though possibly temporary) recovery! but still no lengthy posts until sunday night because it’s a travel weekend and i’m peacing out of orvieto early tomorrow morning to go traipse around cinque terre. pray that we don’t encounter any mudslides or wild boars! here are some phone pictures to hold you…

well, there’s that.

so i had every intention of posting tonight. and then my computer decided it didn’t have the will to live anymore. so i suddenly have bigger problems on my hands. for instance, how the heck i’m going to turn in final drafts of my poems in two days. so please forgive me for potentially not…