30 Things I Love Right Now

by ajanefountas

(1) Bright orange sun in the morning sky | (2) So many days of sunshine in Seattle (even though they came late) | (3) Backpacking on the Olympic Peninsula (even though we had to ford a river twice) | (4) Rain forests | (5) Moss hanging on trees | (6) Little squirrels in the forest | (7) A big soaking tub post-20 miles in two days | (8) Tomatoes from the backyard | (9) Apples from the farmers market | (10) Little pepper tree in the window | (11) Being back to writing fashion tales | (12) Doru Olowu’s collection | (13) Looking forward to Mary Katrantzou in London | (14) Looking forward to Prada in Milan | (15) Looking forward to Chanel in Paris | (16) Researching female Irish immigrants | (17) Looking forward to hearing Lidia Yuknavitch read from Dora: A Headcase at Elliott Bay Book Co. | (18) Looking forward to starting to read Dora: A Headcase in my head | (19) Looking forward to classes on genealogical research | (20) U.S. 1940 census online | (21) Census records of my maternal grandparents | (22) Puzzling together family history | (23) A Room of One’s Own original book cover as matchbook cover sitting on my desk | (24) My desk | (25) Writing at my desk | (26) Having more time to write | (27) Writing fashion tales every day (for now) | (28) Summer turning to fall (did I really list that?) | (29) The last days of summer | (30) Waiting to wear my new boots