This quote from Lilith Saintcrow: “I always wanted to write a book. How do you get published? A: Persistence. Sheer dumb brute persistence. And luck, but the harder you work, the more likely you are to be lucky.” Read the rest of the article for more.
Let’s see, what’s going on? Just got back from grandma’s place, where we had a terrific time, though it’s still hard to see her struggling; I have kept up my decision to exercise five to six days a week, in the gym, first thing after I wake, and I feel good; also, still tweaking my query.
I really need to start coming up with better titles for my posts. 🙂
Okay, here’s what’s up: going for a Super Sekrit Visit to a friend soon, which will result in additions to our household.
Well, it’s been a long while since either Duane or I were sick, so I suppose it was due. We’ve picked up a little bug of some kind that’s made us achey, slightly feverish, and fairly nauseated.
Bad: First and most importantly: Please Remember To Update Your Browser! Yes, ANY browser. Hanging on to an old favorite version is something a lot of folks do, but this opens them up to some nasty, nasty viruses.
Have a scary statistic from a very helpful literary agent’s blog:
“Recently some of the blogging US literary agents have posted their stats for 2007 – Kristin Nelson’s are here.
So, Alex is now off his shipping vessel and on the shore of Aberdeen (and boy will this sound confusing if THAT little event changes drastically), and a dear, dear friend of mine said something today: it has been four years since she and I began seriously talking.