it's a great life, if you don't weaken (matociquala) wrote,
it's a great life, if you don't weaken

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i'll crawl to meet you if you just stay there

With my draft, or on it.

We started at noon on Sunday with 85,709 words.

Hours since draft-kill commencement: 52
Microsoft words/Pages total: 95,134/458
Manuscript words total: 116,000
Microsoft words since draft-kill commencement: ~9634 (I have deleted about a page and a half of notes)
Sustenance: Chobani passionfruit yogurt, sea salt caramel, pork cabbage dumplings, potato and pea samosas, grape tomatoes, tangerine, Swedish meatballs, mashed potatoes, salad, sticky triple-ginger gingerbread, more caramel, spicy pickles, 6-grain toast, another tangerine, artichoke hearts, edamame, bean burrito, more yogurt, half a liverwurst onion and tomato sandwich, peanut butter and jelly on almond bread, redneck wonton soup, chocolate mint cookie, more gingerbread (if you're getting the idea that I cook for the freezer and then EAT IT ALL when I'm on a writing binge, you'd be correct!), borscht, more yogurt, more samosas, turkey noodle soup, another liverwurst sandwich...
Caffeine and caffeine substitute: Upton peach with flowers black tea, "Crown me" green jasmine display tea (2 steepings), cherry green tea (from colomon and mandolinjen), Russian caravan, coffee
Tea cup: Earthbound arts GIANT TEA BOWL
Alcohol: the last tiny bit of the Laphroaig quarter-cask, some plum wine left from Christmas, wisniowka
Doses of NyQuil: 2
Phone calls from boyfriend: 1
Dancing: can't give up. can't pass out.
Games of Bejeweled: 1
Sleep: 15.5 hours
Showers: 2
Exercise: --
Mean things: Healing touch failure, unexpected autopsy, garroting, radiation poisoning, crossbowmen, your boss not kicking your ass like you expected, lack of timely antibiotic treatment, mass graves, liking somebody more than you were supposed to,
words Word don't know: --
Tyop: --

116000 / 120000 words. 97% done!

That fussing and fixing:

She saw the corner of his mustache twitch as he concealed a smile.

No. Like this instead:

The corner of his mustache twitched as he concealed a smile.
Tags: slide flat food under the door, with your draft or on it

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