Progress notes for 13 October 2005:
New Words: 3,227
Total Words: 20,397 / 22,000
Reason for stopping: work
Mammalian Assistance: none
Stimulants: blood orange cranberry tea
Mail: Just to prove my utter ignorance of the marketplace, the unsalable vampire novella sold. To the lovely folks at Subterranean; I am assured that it will be in issue 5. And it looks as if there will be a Czech translation of Hammered, which marks its first foreign-rights sale (no word on anything regarding the other two books yet).
Today's words Word don't know: n/a
Words I'm surprised Word do know: benthic
Tyop du jour: n/a
Darling du jour: n/a
Books in progress, but not at all quickly: Ladislas Farago, The Game of the Foxes; The Adams-Jefferson Letters;
Mean things: Poor Sebastien. He doesn't have Traditional Vampire Angst, but he's got all the other kinds of angst you could name.
Other writing-related work: n/a
n/a I lied: mizkit on Choosing the hills you're going to die on.