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And so it's Monday again.

*yawn* Which do you suppose is louder? The dog that is barking at 5AM, or the woman who is trying to shut him up? My poor neighbors.

I had a pretty good week last week. I finally managed some words yesterday, so that was awesome, and I bought my plane tickets for my upcoming vacation. Which is of note because it has been over twelve years since I had a 'go somewhere' vacation. It's exciting that it's close enough to count, but... grrr It's still 7 months away. So anyway, yeah, I spent yesterday morning getting caught up on my words for the month! I'm feeling ahead of the game for the next day or so.

This week, well I hope to get more words done, there are a couple of weekend challenges I need to catch up on, and thanks to a MASSIVE GROUP EFFORT we have Bingo Cards. So there are all kinds of creative projects to do!

I am so enamored of this Comm! Someone puts up a 'hi, I need help' and people come out of the woodwork to offer, to support, or to even just give internet *hugs*. Someone says 'hi, i did a thing' and again the woodwork opens up with congratulations and happy dances. This is such a beautiful thing! I LOVE EVERYONE IN THIS BAR! I hope you all know how awesome you are!

I'm going to go finish my coffee and peruse the Bingo Cards. What are you all up to this week?


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Feb. 8th, 2016 11:12 am (UTC)
I haven't been writing as much as I'd like so far for this month, but that's mainly because I have so many things to do other than writing. :/ BUT, I did edit a short fic yesterday and posted it. I still have one more to go at least for this month but I am happy that I am done with something.
Feb. 8th, 2016 12:22 pm (UTC)
Finished, is such a beautiful feeling! YAY YOU!
Feb. 8th, 2016 02:06 pm (UTC)
My main goal is surviving work...we had some personnel issues here last week and are thus down 1 person. This means more work on both me and the director...so not fun times.

But...I think I have a 3 day weekend coming up (unless the boss decides we'll work presidents day...) so that will leave more time for writing, maybe starting my homework project for class, maybe putting up a shelf that I've been procrastinating doing...and watching more Daredevil (which I just started and am rather enamored over at the moment)
And I just might put some of the bingo cards/prompts to use...
Feb. 8th, 2016 02:34 pm (UTC)

3 day weekend sounds necessary.
Feb. 8th, 2016 04:51 pm (UTC)

And your poor neighbors probably understand (I hope). Dogs bark, moms yell. :D

Hooray for words though! I'm behind for the month, but with the bingo I should be golden. :D
Feb. 8th, 2016 10:04 pm (UTC)
My fingers are crossed for you!
Feb. 9th, 2016 06:20 pm (UTC)
Thank you! Managed a little over 2k words yesterday, cutting my deficit down by a good chunk. Finished my A to Z 'C' and got a good start on a new chapter. YAY!
Feb. 9th, 2016 06:37 pm (UTC)
Feb. 9th, 2016 06:39 pm (UTC)

(I thought about that icon earlier... I downloaded a new scrap kit with all kinds of neat alphas in it...)
Feb. 8th, 2016 05:39 pm (UTC)
Yesterday was literally the first day I've written all month, and it was only 600 words. But I'm hoping to get a lot done this week and get back on track. I did so well in January; I don't want to mess it up so soon in February!

And heh. I can relate to that dog story. Though it's usually more 2 in the morning than 5 in the morning xD
Feb. 8th, 2016 10:39 pm (UTC)

You can do this! Especially where you've been tagged for the DCC! You've got this!
Feb. 8th, 2016 05:49 pm (UTC)
Thanks again for all the help. *-*
Feb. 8th, 2016 08:16 pm (UTC)
Help is what we do best! Glad some of us were able to offer suggestions that you could use! ;-)
Feb. 8th, 2016 11:50 pm (UTC)
I'm so thrilled the comm was there for you!
Feb. 8th, 2016 11:59 pm (UTC)
Feb. 8th, 2016 08:20 pm (UTC)
I had a long weekend, and really I just slacked off. I feel bad - I had a fic to beta and could have done words too, but I didn't do either thing. I did shop and do housework (both needed), but honestly, the rest of time I pretty much just veged in front of Hemlock Grove S2 (which is now done with, so I should be able to get onto other things that should be done!) and played sudoku, for the most part. VERY SLACK.

So this week I need to get some words done, that fic beta'd, and then just generally settle into the new year of school ffor my kids and their routine.

Now, if the next 7 months would just go by a little faster...
Feb. 8th, 2016 11:52 pm (UTC)
Sometimes, slacking is medically necessary. *hugs*

7 months 5 days!!!!
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