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And... typing one handed is more tiring than I expected!
They removed my brain when they removed my thumb joint! Never before have I been so stumped by my computer. So many hours wasted messing up Mailchimp yesterday, and screwing up my KDP upload today (file gone into the ether). So many tears shed. If I had 2 hands I'd throw the computer out of the window.
Lots to do yet as a writer, but time flies, as Ezra Pound shows in And the Days Are Not Full Enough: And the days are not full enough/And the nights are not full enough/And life slips by like a field mouse/Not shaking the grass.
28K and counting. Thanks to a rejig of the plot and some extra time spent researching, the word count increase is accelerating nicely.
On tomorrow's Pop-Ups... "Bad Stats" by Danielle Imara; "Avengard" by Don Light; "My Happiness Comes First!" by S. Gh. STAN; "About Me To Hate" by Craig; "Clear as a Glass Eye" by Cage Dunn. Join us live at 5pm UK! in the chatroom & YouTube
Happy Friday 13th to any triskaidekaphobic members of The Colony!
Something's been bothering me, Colonists. My main MS, which I've been shopping around for years now, features a number of unpleasant creatures (seeing as it's Urban Fantasy about monster hunters). This includes vampires, both in the cold open first chapters and as villains later on.

My worry is, vampires being largely seen as a tired trope in recent years, is this putting off potential acceptance for the story?
An unexpected two days off work, thanks to the "gota fria" currently assailing the west Mediterranean coast. Being stuck indoors is great for the WIP.
Back home with additional metal work. Typing one handed. :D

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