1. Henry began first grade today. Unlike his first day of Kindergarten, things went remarkably well. He popped off the bus and said, "I had a great day, Mom. And tomorrow will be another great day of school." This year's teacher seems remarkably well-tempered and eager.
2. I did some housework with only one child nipping at my heels. Hardly bliss, but not torture either.
3. My second Trouser Press entry, on Rilo Kiley, is available. You can read it here.
My pal Mr. Parnell has a knack for creating up lists of dream covers, while I only know one when I hear it:
(For Henry) Peter Bjorn and John - "Me and Julio Down by the Schoolyard"