May 20th, 2005

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via booksquare, Romancing the Blog columnist and Tor Editor Anna Genoese on rejecting things

John Scalzi's still on about the changing publishing model. I think more highly of my readers than the nameless author quoted, personally.

Progress notes for 20 May 2005:

Whiskey & Water

New Words: 2,374
Total Words: 84,148 / 94,250
Pages: 377

Zokutou word meterZokutou word meter
94,250 / 160,000

Reason for stopping: must fetch boy from work
Mammalian Assistance: none. but Paladin was sick this morning
Stimulants: seltzer, hazelnut tea
Exercise: gothercise, walking
Mail: nomail
Today's words Word don't know: D.J., Bosch, strobing, aswim, puddled
Tyop du jour: n/a
Darling du jour: a Bosch painting wrought animate
Books in progress, but not at all quickly: Neal Stephenson, Quicksilver; various things I'm critting in draft.
Interesting research tidbits of the day: n/a
Other writing-related work: n/a
  • Current Music
    Heart - Alone
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scott_lynch offers "Writerbo"! For those days when whining about writing yourself seems just like too much work, now you can automate.

ETA: Along with the other T-shirts, I want one that says "I write softcore nerdporn for elf fetishists, and you're standing between me and my beer."

I also told green_key this morning that I want one that says, "My menstrual cycle is a Harley."
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    - 04-Trains
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My paternal unit has decided he wants to learn how to do machinima. I don't suppose there's anybody reading this who knows something about it and who'd be willing to talk to him about it?

  • Current Music
    Don Henley - Everybody Knows