February 21st, 2013

writing literature vonnegut asshole

my guardian angel walks away

With my draft or on it!


95039 / 120000 words. 79% done!

Steles of the Sky: Eternal Sky III

Start time: 1100 hours EST, Tuesday February 19 2013
Hours elapsed: 37
Starting Word count: 88,107 words
Starting page count: 437 pages
Current Word count: 95,039 words
Current page count: 470 pages
New words: 6932


Teacup: squid mug
Tea: 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, Thai chili bloody Mary
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; leftover spaghetti;

Dancing: in the light
Exercise: yoga, 1 mile walk, 1 mile run
Sleep: 6 hours
Showers: 2
Reason 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: ghouls.  

Darling
:

Samarkar pursed her lips and shook her head. "It turns out it's not such a great world for bringing fat babies into. Right now, anyway."

"It never is," said Hrahima. She'd been silent so long that the humans jumped at the sound of her voice. In the intimacy of their exchange, they had more or less forgotten her. "And yet fat babies keep getting born. And most of us only regret having been born intermittently."



If I do not finish this book today, I will only have to finish it tomorrow.
can't sleep books will eat me

don't turn on the light. you can read their address by the moon.

They call it a draft because it is full of holes.


97630 / 120000 words. 81% done!

Steles of the Sky: Eternal Sky III

Start time: 1100 hours EST, Tuesday February 19 2013
Hours elapsed: 53
Starting Word count: 88,107 words
Starting page count: 437 pages
Current Word count: 97,630 words
Current page count: 482 pages
New words: 9523

2013-02-21 13.40.26

Teacup: squid mug
Tea: Upton pai mu tan white with ginger and mint; Stash mint chocolate oolong; Upton Christmas Tea; Upton gunpowder green; Upton Lung Ching ("Dragon Well") Chinese green 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, Thai chili bloody Mary, more coffee, wisniowska (the drink that shares my name); Mott's Garden low sodium
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; leftover spaghetti; walnuts; more oatmeal with peanut butter, bananananananananas, and prickly pear jam; two bites of scott_lynch's pumpkin muffin with cream cheese frosting; a dangerously juicy yellow plum; Vermont Cheddar on low sodium stoned wheat crackers; steamed Korean vegetable bun;

Dancing: irresponsibly
Exercise: yoga, 1 mile walk, 1 mile run
Sleep: 11.5 hours
Showers: 3
Reason for stopping last night: sleep is my only respite from the draft at this point. 

Words Word don't know:  --
Mean things:  that moment when you realize that you love somebody and they love you back and it doesn't change the fact that the world is ending.
Darling: --


If I do not finish this book today, I will only have to finish it tomorrow.
criminal minds gideon kill fast

the weather can close the world within its hand

I was going to try to make 100K tonight, but the only way that will happen at this point is if I just type four pages of "derp derp derp." Tomorrow is another drafting day.

They call it a draft because it is full of holes.


99148 / 120000 words. 83% done!

Steles of the Sky: Eternal Sky III

Start time: 1100 hours EST, Tuesday February 19 2013
Hours elapsed: 59
Starting Word count: 88,107 words
Starting page count: 437 pages
Current Word count: 99,148 words
Current page count: 490 pages
New words:  11041

Teacup: squid mug
Tea: Upton pai mu tan white with ginger and mint; Stash mint chocolate oolong; Upton Christmas Tea; Upton gunpowder green; Upton Lung Ching ("Dragon Well") Chinese green 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, Thai chili bloody Mary, more coffee, wisniowska (the drink that shares my name);
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; leftover spaghetti; walnuts; more oatmeal with peanut butter, bananananananananas, and prickly pear jam; two bites of scott_lynch's pumpkin muffin with cream cheese frosting; a dangerously juicy yellow plum; Vermont Cheddar on low sodium stoned wheat crackers; steamed Korean vegetable bun; grass-fed cheeseburger on a whole wheat English muffin with Vermont Cheddar; celery sticks; cara cara orange; Morningstar fake burger (Luciferburger, as I like to call them);

Dancing: waltzing with bears
Exercise: yoga, 1 mile walk, 1 mile run
Sleep: 11.5 hours
Showers: 3
Reason for stopping tonight: derp derp  derp derp derp derp 

Words Word don't know
Mean things: necromancy. Oh wait, that's everything.
Darling:


If I do not finish this book today, I will only have to finish it tomorrow.