ART 53, day 59

This Is Fifty-three, day 59 I  still hate Mercury Retrograde. The latest version of my interior PDF passed review, and the book’s status changed to ‘awaiting proof order’. So, I logged on, clicked ‘Launch Digital Proofer’, and began reviewing. When I got to page 93, I saw this: It is supposed to look like this: The [...]

ART 53, day 58, part 2

This Is Fifty-three, day 58, part 2 I hate Mercury Retrograde. CreateSpace acted quickly to put things back on track—then they sent me this: I'm glad to inform that our technical services team has  placed your title "This Is Fifty-three" back In Process and instructed the review team to pass your title the way it [...]

M. R. (a poem)

Yesterday was very chaotic in Seattle. Between the departure of the Chinese leader, and the crash on the Aurora bridge (which apparently happened at 11:11), I was glad I chose to stick close to home. /when Mercury turns and runs /the machinery gives up its ghosts /everything crashes to a halt /nobody’s sure what went [...]