My mentor suggested I read this book while on a retreat. He said it would help rejuvenate my creative spirit and help me guide my press into its fifth year printing books and chapbooks. He wasn't wrong.
Today I spoke to four classes of 7th graders during their annual Career Day. This was the first time I've ever had enough of a career to consider volunteering, so I'm still buzzing--12 hours after the fact. I also didn't sleep well last night because my brain was trying to figure out what to say, so I'm not super coherent at this point. I can, however, share a bullet-list of notables: