I was surprised twice this week. The first surprise was when the wonderful K.M. Walton challenged me to a friendly NaNoWriMo contest this weekend. We were both struggling with our word counts. You guys know how I feel about challenges. My antennas quiver and I drop everything in order to win. (Right, Mason? Right, Kurt? Right, Matt?
Except that I didn’t. I totally lost. And not only did I lose, but I lost pretty miserably. My current word count right now is less than four grand. Wait, what? How could this happen?! I hate to lose! Except that I don’t mind losing to Kate, because she’s just awesome. Come on, she thinks that Bit-O-Honeys blow, just like I do! So stayed tune for an audio file of me singing a K. M. Walton song. Heaven forbid. Run, my friends, run. Run far and run fast. SAVE YOURSELVES!!
Then my friend John shot me an email saying that my story The Exquisite Beauty of Death was up at 52 Stitches. I’ve been so busy that it completely slipped my mind. Yay for 52 Stitches! The girlie character in that story was one that had been in my mind for quite a while, but I wasn’t sure where to put her. She may show up somewhere else one day, the sweet thing. Anyway, pop by and give it a read if you have the time!
Also, tomorrow I’ll post a picture of my new Rock and Roll haircut that I obtained along with my stabby stabbed eye area. (Which is fine, by the way. Thanks for the concern!) It’s not bad, per se. The above mentioned John said that it reminded him of Siouxie Sioux. Google that and you’ll get a general idea. 😉
Weep for me.
Words that I can’t spell: etiquette, maintenance, aluminum, dialogue