Well, I see that there are six hundred people with this journal friended, and I'm going to bet there are a bunchamo reading it through other people's flists and so forth.
So, ya know. If you feel like it, introduce yourselves, and tell me a little bit about how you found me and what you're reading for. 'Cause I'm not sure I'm all that interesting, but at this point, I sorta feel bound to try.
Progress notes for 25 April 2005
Whiskey & Water
New Words: 1041
Total Words: 50,266 (50K! 50K!)
Reason for stopping: must slush before work
Mammalian Assistance: The mastiff likes steel drums. He just came running in to listen to this. *shakes head* Of course, he also sings along with the Elvis Presley version of "King of the Road." It's just one of those things.
Why is there a cat on my mousepad when I just took the cat off my mousepad?
Stimulants: Russian Samovar Blend Tea, raspberry Crystal Lite (I'm sorry, but it's here in the house, and Las Vegas water is really icky tasting.)
Exercise: walking and gothercise later.
Mail: I got my very first royalty statement today. It's only for December, so it doesn't really count, but it's both encouraging and quite lovely and easy to understand. Considering some of the Royalty Statement Horror Stories I've heard, I am very pleased. Viva Spectra!
*resists the urge to frame it*
Today's words Word don't know: particolored, Asatru
Tyop du jour: n/a
Darling du jour: With her lover in another dimension, there was no reason for Autumn to hurry home.
Books in progress, but not at all quickly: Ed Sanders, Tales of Beatnik Glory; Neal Stephenson, Quicksilver
Interesting research tidbit of the day: n/a
Other writing-related work: I am slushing now. Ew. slush.