Friday, June 5, 2009
Thises and Thats
You're gonna get a little of each today. Here we go!
Things I Appreciate About My Apartment (Another Eclectic Calendar Celebration)
-I can afford it.
-It is small and cozy.
-I have neighbors nearby to keep an eye on things.
-The kickass red door.
-If anything goes wrong, I don't have to fix it.
-The lizards that live in the bushes out front.
-Feeling safe and happy there.
Books You Might Want to Read
-Round Rock - Michelle Huneven
-Jamesland - Michelle Huneven
-The Music Teacher - Barbara Hall
-Last Standing Woman - Winona LaDuke
Fun Songs to Hear on a Friday While Driving to Work
-Poison by Bell Biv Devoe
-O.P.P. by Naughty By Nature
-Fantastic Voyage - Coolio
-Shoop - Salt n Pepa
Things You Don't Want to Deal With at Work
-The disgruntled co-worker situation. Dude, you didn't get the job. Get over it or move on, because you are stressing the rest of the department right the fuck out.
Things I Now Know About Monorails
-We could run them along our flood control channels.
-They can be built and operated at about one third to one half of the cost of light rails.
-For some reason the people in charge of mass transit in this country cannot be persuaded to take them seriously or even consider them casually.
-They would look cool and futuristic. I'd ride them!
-People who are interested in monorails can talk for a really, really, really long time about why they are interested.
After a Really Long Day, It is Nice to Come Home to...
-A package mailed just to you, with fun stuff inside and an awesome note. Long live snail mail.
I bet you have lots of thises and thats built up by the end of the week too. I'd love to hear about some of them...or all of them, even!