Starting at 5350 words. I’ll just see how many I can get, since I’m starting so late.
It does not do well to get too excited. Honestly. Calm is the best approach to these things. It is. I know this. Unfortunately, I am not by nature a calm person. I am optimistic, exuberant. I spent my childhood with skinned knees and skinned elbows and bruises from climbing onto those risky branches and swinging just a wee bit … Continue reading →
In a focused effort to squash my perennial desire to have things done yesterday, I’m going to work on the proposal today and over the weekend. It’s only ten pages long. But it has to be a killer ten pages. So. Slog, slog.
Writing is sucking today. Still stuck on the proposal revision, feel like hell. Avoid Ruffles Light potato chips at all cost. They will wreak havoc on your digestive tract. … Continue reading →
This ain’t writing. But … damn. I loved it. Hope it gives you a laugh. … Continue reading →
Heard back from Robin yesterday — she and Emily, her assistant — went over the second version of the proposal, and has some good suggestions on presentation. So first thing today, I’ll be reworking that. With luck, I’ll also get some of SEAFOX done.
Lack of sleep last night has caught up with me. If I can, I’ll pick up the remainder of my words later. If not, though, I’ll start in on this again tomorrow morning, and hope I get a better night’s sleep tonight.
Can’t say it’s going quickly, but it is going. Big sea battle done. Typhoon done. Healing dying slaves now.
Am at 4542 now. So I’m on the right side of the equation again, anyway.
I’m negative 150 freakin’ words so far. WRONG direction. Crud. But I’ll make it up.