My post about the cost of poetry got picked up on Twitter and Facebook today by some other poets (after I shamelessly linked to it on Robert Lee Brewer's #poettues chat on Twitter), which is kind of cool. I sort of wish I had proofread it better, though. me: my cost of poetry blog entry… Continue reading
There's a really entertaining and interesting assessment of Lady Gaga's newest endeavor, also known as the "Telephone" video, up at Feministe. You should go read it. In the meantime, is this some incredibly sick makeup, or what? It's certainly not the craziest she's done, or the most daring, or whatever. But it looks damn good,… Continue reading gaga
I'm at Borders right now, engaging in my weekly writing time. Don is sitting across from me, at work on his second poem of the night. I think. He could just be looking at porn, though. Anyway, I took a break from writing a few minutes ago to head for the bathroom. On the way… Continue reading combien?
...three tickets for vacation? WORD.
Dear Linda Holmes: Yes. And please. That is all. Your newest fan, Rachel
Wow! Check out this small slice of awesome, from my favorite Chicago poet Donna Vorreyer: Make sure you get a copy - I got an early peek at the manuscript, and it's pretty fantastic.
This week, I discovered Omegle. I consider myself to be fairly internet-savvy, so I was really embarrassed when I realized Omegle has been around forever. It's kind of scary, though: two random strangers who can say absolutely anything to each other? I want a really interesting conversation to happen, but so far, none have. It's… Continue reading zOMG something new