I am going to to have to add an appendix to this book detailing the 64 Sacred Colors of Horses. It's a good thing I figured out what they all are, and the genetics. Alas, that means I need to give them all names, because (minimal overo) is fine for my little chart, but does not actually sound like something a horse color would be called in a cod-Central-Asian world.
With my draft or on it!
93361 / 120000 words. 78% done!Steles of the Sky: Eternal Sky IIIStart time:
1100 hours EST, Tuesday February 19 2013Hours elapsed
: 32Starting Word count:
88,107 wordsStarting page count:
437 pagesCurrent Word count:
93,361 wordsCurrent page count:
460 pagesNew words:
: squid mugTea:
Upton pai mu tan white with ginger and mint; Stash mint chocolate oolong; Upton Christmas Tea; Not Tea:
Adirondack raspberry lime seltzer; hot buttered rum; a Manhattan variant with Campari in place of vermouth; coooooooooffeeeeeee; unsweetened almond coconut milk; Polar pink grapefruit seltzer Other Sustenance:
cinnamon graham crackers; brown rice, refried pintos, cheddar cheese, hot sauce, fried egg; Reed's ginger chew; half a sweet cheese croissant; nut and rice crackers; more cinnamon grahams; a disgustingly healthy smoothie that would have been better without the kiwi; spaghetti with turkey sausage, veggie, and red bean marinara sauce; pistachios; oatmeal with jam, banananananananas, and peanut butter; rice with peas and mushrooms; chicken black bean burrito; still more cinnamon grahams; brown rice; refried beans; half a blood orange; Dancing
: they shoot horses, don't they?Exercise
: yoga, 1 mile walk, 1 mile runSleep
: 6 hoursShowers:
2Reason for stopping last night:
was typing more homonyms than the words I meant. Words Word don't know
: bearlike, buzkashi, indricothere, karst, shudraga, geas, untasted, arsed, shelterless, petrichor, anosmic, luffed, unpatrolled, armorers, abortifacients, whuffed, rockily, hypostall, vulturous, cowled, spinel, spiderweb, boled, insectile, scraggle, cometary, ouds, homages, unglaciated, thewed, wyrm, querulousness, unshriven, antidiarrheal, slabby, verdnacy, torchieres, archness, Mean things
: moral qualms, more moral qualms, and a few more moral qualms. insurmountable odds. caring about stuff means stuff can be taken away from you. reunions that are more awkward than expected. being growled at by your own dog. horse coat color genetics. Darling
If I do not finish this book today, I will only have to finish it tomorrow.