January = Started spring semester with more confidence, met brilliant profs.
February = Hm. Don’t remember much in there. Study study study.
March = AWP Chicago. Met Benjamin Percy‘s awesome bear-like reading voice as he read about a bear. A. flew down for a visit. First conversation with G.
May = Work work work.
June = Work work work.
August = Adopted a puppy with G.
September = Taught poetry at DASH. What amazing, creative, cool students. Brother got engaged! Congratulations!
October = Study study study.
November = Sparky passed away the same day as Jack Gilbert, on 14th. Rest in peace.
December = Reflection. Resolution. Relaxation.
Currently, I am halfway through my MFA. Thinking about my thesis.Huzzah!–*coughchoke* Humble gratitude to everyone who purchased my chapbook. The release date is January 25, 2013. You’ve all been awesome readers. Thank you for reading. You’ve been great. Look forward to a more consistent year in 2013.
Sparky, you were an amazing dog for 14 years. I love you and miss you very much. Rest in peace. You deserve the best.