Wednesday, November 28, 2007

Yay Helio! I think the best dancer/entertainer won.

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I had a great time reading at Highline yesterday. A fairly large number of students showed up (I think there may have been some "extra credit" involved? *wink*). But they really seemed to get into the reading. I called it my "poetry-prose sandwich." I read a few poems, then a short story, then a few more poems. The short story seemed so long! It was only 6 pages, but compared to reading poems, it seemed endless, a marathon. But the few people I talked to said it was good, didn't seem overly long at all.

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Looking forward to a week off next week. We're gonna get away to someplace sunny. Like this:

4 comments:

Pamela said...

Er, is that Cancun? I'm not much of a traveler, but I've been there.

Peter said...

Pamela: Yes. I've never been, and I can hardly wait! Any recommendations?

We're definitely going to try to see Chichen Itza and Tulum.

Pamela said...
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Pamela said...

Those are my recommendations. It's been so long since I've been there that I'm sure the restaurants and hotels have been blown down by hurricanes and rebuilt--probably twice. I loved the beaches and the blue blue water. Even though I am usually pale as Casper, I tanned very fast there. Take your sunblock.

Also, don't eat the lettuce. I've been to Mexico multiple times and even have drunk the water--with tequila as sterilizer--but the lettuce is where the bugs are (both kinds of bugs).

Let me know what you think about the ruins. That would be a shape poem opportunity for sure.

November 29, 2007 12:08 PM