This just in from Poetry Hut Blog: Psychological Therapy 32 Times More Cost Effective at Increasing Happiness Than Money. Apparently, money can buy you love, but you have to know where to spend it. At the therapist's.
And that is just one sample of why you should read Jilly Dybka's Poetry Hut Blog.
Kelli Russell Agodon has a wonderfully honest and inspiring blog, History of a Manuscript, about how long it took her to win the wonderful White Pine Press Poetry Award with her new book. Read it and keep licking those stamps (and writing the checks). But first read my blog, above, about getting something more for your entry fee than just a chance to win.