I just returned from a week in the US - yes, another trip. I was completely unable to find any writing time for a variety of reasons, one of which was BASEBALL. I'm obsessed with baseball, and back in my homeland, I couldn't resist watching one game and part of another, then followed Tuesday night's home game on the Internet. I had almost tried to go to that one, but our flight was on Wednesday, and I didn't want to stay out too late. It would have been a nice one to go to, although I was expecting it to get rained out. It wasn't, and my team won.
Writing. Well, I'm back home and again working on side projects. Namely, my main side project. (Huh?) It's a book that I was intending to try to publish under a pseudonym. The beginning is just a little too much like Mirror, Mirror, but it might be a better story. We'll see. A few people have seen an excerpt from it on under that pseudonym on one of my many forums. I'll wait until I finish to decide. I'm 67,000 words into it.
I need to do something as myself now, perhaps more of The White Room, and another edit of Mirror, Mirror. I also need to work on something new, perhaps a short story, just to keep the creative juices flowing. I should also send some out for publication.
Raise your glass - I can't easily explain it: a link between an unexpectedly named day, a song I didn't understand, and a set of unfamiliar feelings.... It's been a bit odd: ...
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