Why does a Pulitzer prize winning book sell a few thousand copies at best while Sophie Kinsella’s Shopaholic series of mindless chic-lit sells millions of copies?
Why would more people watch videos of some random celebrity's shenanigans online than go out and vote in elections?
Why do I sit here and blog instead of ....[....put any number of more useful things to do...]?
Ok.. do NOT answer.
P.S. Ok one more - this one addressed to lovers of coffee and ice-cream; this I want the answer to. Is there any better coffee ice-cream than Trader Joe's Coffee Bean Blast? If there is, I want to know...because this one is ooo-oooo--good! (Sorry, Ben and Jerry: Your Dublin Mudslide is good...but this one has to qualify as my best store-bought ice-cream ever! Baskin Robbins' Jamoca Almond Fudge and Ben & Jerry's Dublin Mudslide can fight it out for 2nd spot! :))
And just like that, my #NPM2018 celebrations end with a poem today by Emmy Pérez. Not one more refugee death by Emmy Pérez A r...
My blog this week in a cloud tag, via Wordle , which can create such a cloud for any website you want.
Today, a poem by Ilya Kaminsky, who I heard about only this month via a Poetry magazine podcast. We Lived Happily During the War by Il...
Today a poem by Wang Peng. __ Things We Carry on the Sea by Wang Ping We carry tears in our eyes: good-bye father, good-bye mother ...