i submitted the new essay to Creative Nonfiction's call for its In Fact anthology, theme--"Beyond Crazy." i am certainly not beyond crazy, rather deep inside it, but i hope they love the essay. i certainly do.
have begun work on the collection of poems. not quite in earnest, but still.
note to self--some friends are too expensive to keep, no matter how old they are, no matter how dear.
happiness in your writing adventures if you get into any trouble today. Which you should.