Five Things for Wednesday, September 23rd

1.  I really, deep down in my bones, hate meetings.  The more people in them, the more excruciating they are.  I was in a meeting from 10:30 to 11:30 this morning, then in one from 2:00 to 2:45 this afternoon.  Add in lunch, and I was pretty much unproductive for 4 straight hours.  Meetings do nothing but interrupt my workflow and force me to listen to chattering idiots who love nothing more than the sound of their own voices.

2.  I really like peanut butter.  Jif in particular.  Now I want a goddamn Reese’s peanut butter banana sundae of Unholy Awesomeness.  Why did I have to say I like peanut butter?

3.  My campaign idea has begun to acquire little details as well as over-arching elements.  I may actually have to do something with this idea.  I think I might use it as the basis for the novel I write in November.

4.  Speaking of novels, I NEED to force myself to make time to write the zombie story.  It’s tough when I have trouble forcing it into work hours, since I don’t want to cut into the time I have at home with my wife.  I’ll have to figure something out with it.

5.  Today was the first time I struggled writing my 5 Things.  It won’t be the last, but I almost blew it off.  I don’t want to do that.  #2 was an example of writing the first thing that pops into your head.  Yes, I have very deep thoughts.

About Alan Edwards

Cancer caregiver, writer, accountant, gamer, poolboy, and dispenser of terrible advice that should never under any circumstances be followed.

Posted on September 23, 2009, in Kerfluffle and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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