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Reading, writing and arith- well, watching

So. Some progress. Spent much of the weekend noodling on the jigsaw book. Playing with bits and trying to get a grip on the world. Also did a brain dump/synopsis/outline on one of the other wips which is still very rough but helped me figure out what went wrong with...

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It sucks, therefore it is

Well very little progress has been made on either goal the last few days. Got hit by a migraine on Monday night which then decided to be joined by some sort of 24 hour bug on Tuesday night. Net result - two days of sleeping and not much else. And a big stack of work...

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The trickle and the flow

So last night I took my own advice and cranked up the soundtrack for one of the books, curled up in my chair in a completely non-ergonomically friendly way and wrote a scene that had been kicking around in my head for awhile now. 8 pages in less than three hours. The...

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Having lots of story ideas is a good thing. Having four books talking loudly in your head, not so much. Usually I get odd snippets of characters from the next book or two in line but they're mostly content to wait their turn and whoever gets sick of waiting starts...

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Happy Birthday and SHUT UP!

Today is the orange cat's birthday. Australia Day. He's a patriotic cat (though he thinks it's national orange cat day). He's 11. It's a miracle he's made it this far. I have two cats. The grey cat is a moggy. She's slightly fluffy, exceedingly gorgeous and quite...

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I don’t like Mondays

Or rather I don't like Sunday nights when the work brain seems to kick back in and present me with longs lists of things to do during the week. It's a virgo thing. And there are never any good movies on Sunday nights to distract you. Sigh. Writing wise I've crept up...

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Another thing

What I should've said yesterday was that here are my two big goals this year. Write six days a week. Lose 10 kilos. I'll keep you posted on both.

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The stars are watching

So I write. I write romance in various forms and the muse has lately expressed an interest in throwing some fantasy into the mix so we'll see how that goes. I'm not yet published but making progess or so I like to think. I've got a great crit group and some great...

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I give in

Okay, I give in. I'm going to try this blogging thing. With the aim of keeping on track with my writing this year. So let's see what happens.

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