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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Bounce the bow, rock the gallows for the Hangman's Reel, and wake the Devil from his dream

Progress notes for 17 June 2005:

Whiskey & Water

New Words: 4,171
Total Words: 130,193 / 146,000
Notecards eviscerated/added/remaining: 3 / 2 / 14.5
Pages: 584

I got to write a whole scene in third person objective today. I like objective. It's cool. And *all* about the showing-not-telling.

It was a sex scene, too.

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146,000 / 160,000

Reason for stopping: not so much stopping as ordering a pizza
Mammalian Assistance: Mebd and Marlowe did fly-bys.
Stimulants: Twining's Earl Grey tea
Exercise: none
Mail: the nomailman is apparently still reading my Locus
Today's words Word don't know: slickness
Tyop du jour: She'd have had more lush pushing a parked car
Darling du jour: Pouring two potions from one pot is no handicap for a witch.
Books in progress, but not at all quickly: Kristine Smith, Code of Conduct; Richard Overy, Russia's War: A History of the Soviet War Effort, 1941-1945
Interesting research tidbits of the day: n/a
Other writing-related work: I read this story yesterday, and I liked it. Also, some slush.

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