Thursday, February 18, 2010

sweet things

i hope i am permitted a list of sweet things without it sounding too of music

  • every giant m&m cookie i ever ate almost every day of middle school even though i got sick of them after the first few months but kept getting them anyway because the fat lunchline checkout lady i always went to would say "i bet you want your cookie today!" and i didn't want to disappoint her.

  • margaret warner's brooches
    margaret warner on how it is done

  • boring words that have awesome meanings. like awesome - the sum of awe; or essentially - of the essence. think of the shit we could tell each other with better words. upright words above the squalor of quotidian synonymity. impossibly meaningful nouns, verbs, and hand gestures. the things i would tell you with those words. the things we would say...
how much blood constitutes a "wake-up call?"