Wednesday, March 04, 2015

Wednesday's writing related ramblings - March 4th 2015

I managed to sneak a bit of writing time in during the move, though not as much as I'd hoped to, and then I came back online to find a huge pile of e-mails that wanted my attention, which meant I didn't get much writing time in over the past few days either.

Not to mention all the potential writing time I've been wasting waiting for e-mail and Twitter responses from the phone company throughout most of this past week. But that's a whole other story.

Alright... I admit it... I could have gotten a bit more writing time in if I spent a bit less time reading. But, honestly, some days I really didn't want to do anything more than lay on the sofa with a book after I was done with what I needed to do that day; especially after being sat at the computer for hours waiting for replies from the phone company. Not to mention the fact a couple of the books I read were excellent, so I was eager to pick them up again after I had to put them down.

Besides, I got a couple of poems written, got the final editing phase of "Home Squeak Home" completely finnished, and made some progress with the first book in the "Zeena Dragon Fae" series. So, I do have something to show for the bits and pieces of writing and editing time I managed to fit in over the past two weeks.

I'm happy with that. If you're a writer too, are you a happy writer? I hope so! :)

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Jeanie said...

Few things are nicer than settling in to read after long days -- and moving makes for long days! You're already a bit on track -- and I know more to come!

Victoria Zigler said...

Thanks, Jeanie!

Intense Guy said...

It's nice to relax with a book - especially after battling with something like the phone company!

Victoria Zigler said...

Absolutely; I quite agree!