Words today: 2558
Words total: 96799
Manuscript pages: 397 of 406
Reason for stopping: End of POV, just hit another reversal, and we're going to a friend's house for dinner at 8.
Stimulants: Rose congu, key lime yoghurt, graham crackers, Russian Caravan, grilled cheese, apples, Rainier cherries, cinnamon chewing gum
Mammalian assistance: Marlowe is the proverbial cat who is on the wrong side of any door. Even monkeycuddling did nothing to dissuade him. At long last, the door was simply left open, and now he's ignoring my existence
Notecards obliterated:Five (5). Nine to go.
Last exercise: Chairdancing a little. No pool today: my throat is sore and I'm way overtired and my shoulder hurts.
I'm a little worried that the big climactic fight scene is (a) silly or (b) anticlimactic, but enh. It's a draft. They call it a draft because it's full of holes.
I might finish this by the end of the week. Wooo me!
Books finished today: Conrad Shirokauer, A Brief History of Chinese Civilization (it was brief, what can I say?) :: Still reading: Jonathan D. Spence, The Search for Modern China, Elmore Leonard, Pagan Babies