Monthly Archives: February 2011

Young Moth

Researching possible suggestions for the new Children’s Poet Laureate.  I found this poem in a children’s book by Calef Brown and had to share it. Young Moth Go forth, Young Moth. It takes strength to lift up and stay aloft … Read the rest of this entry

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my feet are so black and blue

Playing catch-up again.  This game is becoming all too familiar. Thursday: I ran an errand for Poets House that routed me right past Ground Zero, and it’s still shocking for me to see.  I’d like to think people here haven’t … Read the rest of this entry

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wanna read my independent project proposal?

To fulfill the requirement of an independent study for the New York Arts Program, I plan to complete a chapbook.  I have been doing some preliminary work on the book, which will be entitled Red Velvet. Red velvet cake has … Read the rest of this entry

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I am here to become a mythological being

So.  I realize I haven’t written a good, meaty blog on my New York escapades in a while, despite a million exciting things happening recently.  So I will end this blog with a quick rundown of what has been going … Read the rest of this entry

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happy valentine’s day!

Of course, you know I couldn’t resist writing a Valentine’s Day blog.  But don’t run screaming in the opposite direction just yet!  These words will be neither naively mushy nor angrily bitter in describing my Valentine’s Day sentiments. It’s true, … Read the rest of this entry

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journals galore

I can’t even begin to tell you how great it felt to FINALLY get back out into the city today!  It was pretty frigid outside, but the sun was out and it was just incredible to be outside.  I gave … Read the rest of this entry

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my marcel the shell impression

Hello, world.  It appears I have survived and am beginning to come out on the other side of this sickness (though I am not yet one hundred percent healthy). I started coughing a little bit on Thursday, but thought nothing … Read the rest of this entry

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brooklyn bagels delivers!

Sick in NYC.  I was freezing cold all last night.  At first I chalked it up to our room being not unlike a refrigerator at times.  Then, it became more obvious that something was a bit more off than that.  … Read the rest of this entry

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bombshells, BOMB magazine, and kim-the-grocery-abomination

I promise I will not start this post with some variation on “guys I’m so busy I’m sorry I’m not posting more.”  You know the drill. A couple highlights from last weekend, to start out with (which includes Monday, because … Read the rest of this entry

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