I would like to have an earth-shattering argument to make. Right now it doesn't feel that way. I would like, then, to have a modest argument to make. My modest argument feels like pfff. Too small. This is, I'm sure, a matter of perspective.
My cough, which I believe is getting better, feels simultaneously like the last throes of a cold and also like I have the husk of a popcorn kernel stuck in my throat. Neither of which I am enjoying, particularly. Hence the tea.
I love an overcast summer day.
I need some paragraphs, stat. Preferably paragraphs that constitute an argument with a theoretical construct to frame the argument.
Now that I have purchased a gray cardigan, I feel I can probably find my way to those paragraphs. I hope.
I need to check on my tiny potted plants. They are too tiny, really. They dry out in a day, which means you've got to remember to water them or they're goners. I just replanted them yesterday. I am hopeful--hopeful that they'll thrive, and hopeful that I won't forget them.
Luckily, there is leftover panzanella. I could just read a couple of chapters of my spy novel.
"A compositionist walks into the
curricular room, a room in the house of English Studies."
Plant this sentence in a small pot, water it, maybe it will grow.