Category Archives: Positive Notes

  1. How do you solve a problem like millennials?


    February 10, 2017 by Jen

    (It’s not quite the Von Trapps or Margery McKay, but it’ll do. #nerd) How do you solve a problem like …
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  2. Things I like: shameless plugs

    September 10, 2015 by Jen

    I have tremendously talented friends. We’re talking fire-breathing, elephant-herding, shattering glass buildings in a single B talents, here. (Also, they …
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  3. A Whole New Scent

    October 11, 2013 by Jen

    A few weeks ago, I discovered a horrifying fact: local stores have stopped carrying the particular scent of deodorant that …
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  4. The Sixth Day of Christmas

    December 30, 2012 by Jen

    On the sixth day of Christmas, my locale (almost) gave to me… Six mountain songsters Five RayLen wines Four to-do …
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  5. Getting on the L Train


    December 20, 2012 by Jen

    Tonight, I may be feeling a little less snarky than usual, because I get to watch the premiere of some …
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  6. 10 Signs of Celebratory Success

    December 3, 2012 by Jen

    10. A pine needle trail that would make Hansel and Gretel proud. 9. A bin of empty bottles bearing the …
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  7. I might run with this for a while…

    November 18, 2012 by Jen

    Twinkie, twinkie, little bar How I wonder what you are Up there on the shelf so high Like a logjam …
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  8. Today’s Theme Song

    October 11, 2011 by Jen

    Thousand-word Personal Statements If you miss the theme I’m on, you will know that I am goneYou can hear rejection’s …
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  9. Open Letter from a Escalatorphobic


    June 11, 2011 by Jen

    Dear WAY TOO YOUNG TO BE THAT GOOD suit-clad piano player in the department store, Your playing is beautiful. Make …
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