5 Actions of the Day, 9/10/14

– Twelve guitar picks ordered for $6.00, free shipping: the same price as two packs of trading cards from childhood, causing me to rethink the dollar value of paper and plastic

– Inter-library loan used for first time: attempting to get a copy of Die Antwoord’s Ten$ion without it influencing my Amazon.com suggestions

– First attempt at illuminated manuscript made: stanza from Andrea Gibson’s “Letter to the Playground Bully, From Andrea, Age 8½”

– Called the sister who read the book: wondering why the children of The Maze Runner got the bright idea to map out a maze that changes each night

– Read a piece of Native American literature for the first time: figuring out what Edward Elric and the Blackfeet have in common — recognition of misused power