it's a great life, if you don't weaken (matociquala) wrote,
it's a great life, if you don't weaken
matociquala

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With nightfall, the ice weasels come.

sclerotic_rings, you will be missed. *loff*

Send postcards, son.

Progress notes for 14 June 2006:

"War Stories"

New Words:  2507
Total Words: (actual / ms) 2970
Pages: 14
Deadline: none
Reason for stopping: bed. An hour ago.
Stimulants: 
lagavulin 16 
Exercise:   bah, what's that?
Mail: via coalescent, The Agony Column just gave me the Best Review Ever for TCTYR and B&I.
Mean Things: Where do I start? the head-shaving and the dying, I think.
Darling du jour:  Goddamned terrorists. Bunch of fucking cowards. Any asshole can die for his country.
The scary shit is living for it.
Tyop du jour:

the moist, warm, tender skin of her name 

the whole word's blowing up.

Books in progress: Martin Cruz Smith, Stallion Gate;
Interesting tidbits: 

"Love is a perky little elf dancing a merry little jig and then suddenly he turns on you with a miniature machine gun."
-- Soren Kierkegaard?

the_monkey_king quotes Agatha Christie:

I changed from an amateur to a professional… which is to write even when you don't want to, don't much like what you are writing, and aren't writing particularly well.
 
Good night.

Tags: progress notes, qotd, reviews, undertow
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