A Companion to Wolves
New Words: 2,425--most of them truepenny's
Total Words: 66788
Pages: 297 of 303
Reason for stopping: sleepy
Mammalian Assistance: Cats. Bah, cats. Get off my keyboard, cats. Also, Signy and Paladin are poky, and I must make a vet appt. Monday, because I think Paladin has a toothache.
Stimulants: Rose pouchong tea, water
Exercise: 5.7 mile walk
Tyop du jour: Still nothing good. SO sad.
Darling du jour: the air half-green with the scent of rising sap
Books read: James White, Hospital Station;
Books in progress: Ed Sanders, Tales of Beatnik Glory; Tamara Siler Jones, Ghosts in the Snow;
Books in queue: M.J. Harrison, Tourism; Michael Binyon, Life in Russia
Other writing-related work: Um.
Also, a few bits and bobs on a short story tentatively called "Sober." Which, when I described it to truepenny, inspired me to write the single best sentence of my life:
If it weren't for the Hounds of Tindalos, this would be a New Yorker story.