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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Some do it out of pride. Some do it for the dough. Some do 'cause it's the only thing

they're ever going to know

I totally got mugged by a short story last night.

Progress notes for 21 November 2005:

"Sonny Liston Takes the Fall" which might alternately be titled "Standover Man." I'm not quite sure yet.

New Words: 3500
Total Words: 3500
Pages: 14
Reason for stopping: Draft
Mammalian Assistance: Not too much, except Marlowe stealing my soup.
Stimulants: Scotch last night and tazo tea this morning
Exercise: gothercise, briefly
Mail: nomail
Today's words Word don't know: Cassius
Words I'm surprised Word do know: Muhammad
Tyop du jour: n/a
Darling du jour: He drank that scotch like knocking back a blender full of raw eggs and held the squat glass out for more.
Mean things: The whole story's pretty mean, but so much of it is true that I can't take credit for the wrost stuff.
Spam name du jour: n/a
Other writing-related work: n/a
Interesting tidbits: Photograph of Liston from "Stars & Stripes"

Tags: progress notes, short fiction

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