Something awful put me out of commission for two days, thwarting my plans for all things edit-related (and even, somewhat, all things plain-old-fiction-reading- and reality-TV-watching-related). I’m feeling a bit better this morning, so I’m going to try this again.
Here’s hoping that after two days of absolutely justified rest, my mind is actually ready to dive back in — because I so want to keep reading, keep analyzing, keep making colorful notes. I still hope to meet my self-imposed deadline (one week from today), but it was a bit ambitious to begin with. Now that I’ve lost two working days, the deadline might need to get pushed back just a bit. I’ll make that decision next week, though, and only if I have to.
And now, with my paper Starbucks cup filled, not with a latte, but with still-steaming Earl Grey tea, I toast: here’s to diligent work, to diligent rest, and to the ability to decide when to do which one.
Revision Update, Phase One | 40 pages down, 296 to go