563 words on All the Windwracked Stars. Also:
New Words: 1703
Total Words: (actual wordcount / manuscript) 38,191 / 42,750
Deadline: August 1
Words per day to meet deadline: 782 (yay, it's going down again!)
Reason for stopping: End of scene, quota, tired.
171 / 400
38,191 / 100,000
Cricket is having a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day. And she just went all James Bond on me
Actually, This was more John Drake.
Bond would have shot a couple of people on his way out the window.
Stimulants: coffee, cranberry tea, orange spice black tea
Exercise: walked around Northampton with ashacat yesterday. Today I was going to be a lump, but stillsostrange wanted to gothercise.
Today's words Word don't know: repurposed, herniating
Words I'm surprised Word do know: n/a
Mean Things: Blew up Cricket's greenhouse, gave her a migraine, snatched the answer to a nagging question from her grasp, threw her off a second-story deck, and made her relive that death three more times.
Tyop du jour: next to the open sun-duck
Darling du jour: Whoever told her a cerebral aneurysm was a painless killer had obviously never died from one.
Books in progress: Wendy Moore, The Knife Man;
Interesting tidbit of the day: n/a
Other writing-related work: n/a
The glamorous life of the writer: I made soup. Seaweed and tofu hot and sour soup. I am cleaning out the fridge prior to leaving for WisCon.