The fall of empire may suck, but the decadence beforehand has something to recommend it.
Progress notes for 13 September 2005:
New Words: 4,770
Total Words: 97,674 / 115,500
I wrote 20 pages this morning. Which has something to do with the fact that the cat woke me up at 3:30 am
Mammalian Assistance: Dog farts
Stimulants: orange spice tea
Today's words Word don't know: n/a
Words I'm surprised Word do know: n/a
Tyop du jour: broekn
Darling du jour: none
Books in progress, but not at all quickly: Richard Overy, Russia's War: A History of the Soviet War Effort, 1941-1945; Ladislas Farago, The Game of the Foxes; Leigh Richards, Califia's Daughters;
Mean things: heartbreak and loss and true love destroyed. All in a day's work.
Other writing-related work: tomorrow, I start revising Whiskey & Water.
Interesting tidbits: There's not enough beer in the world, Spleen.