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Oof. I ODed on a cocktail of stimulants last night: one Tramadol, two Sudafed, and two mugs of coffee. The peppy results were excellent, got a lot of writing done . . . for about two and a half hours. Then my stomach informed me that it was not amused by the corrosive substances I had dumped into it and proceeded to make me miserable for the rest of the night. I thought I had stumbled upon a really good productivity combination--I was clear-headed, wonderfully pain free, and energetic, with no shakes or twitches to boot--but nausea is not a price I'm willing to pay for a few good writing hours. So it's back to being headachey, wing stubby, and logy for me.

Probably just as well. I wrestle quite enough with my caffeine addiction. I don't need to add to it.

Stupid human shell.

This morning Matthew's going to a staff meeting of the Atlanta film festival folks. I slept poorly, so I expect I shall do some napping while he is gone. Hoping to get cracking on some writing when I recover from my up-and-down night. Definitely want to pick up where I left off yesterday.


Writing Stuff

New Words: 1100 on a short story I began last month. I need to finish something that isn't a folk tale and that isn't the novel. I think my muse has been feeling cramped and needs to stretch. I opened up the file, read through what I started, and hit flow nearly as soon as I set fingers to keyboard. I've missed that. This story's a light little ditty of a tale, nothing deep, no meaningful themes. But it's fun to write, and I hope it'll be fun to read.

Club 100 For Writers
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500/day
45
I'm feeling:
nauseated nauseated
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On June 4th, 2005 01:28 pm (UTC), keesa_renee commented:
Oh, poor Eugie! Here's hoping you feel better soon. Good luck with your writing; may you accomplish much today! :)
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On June 4th, 2005 02:45 pm (UTC), eugie replied:
Thanks, Keesa. I'm feeling much better this morning than I was last night, just still a bit woozy. Nothing that a good nap can't cure, I'm sure!
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On June 4th, 2005 01:40 pm (UTC), lord_darkseid commented:
Ugh. Does not sound fun, milady. @_@

BTW, this Atlanta Film Festival you mentioned, is there a site where I can read up on it? Sounds like something fun to get involved in.
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On June 4th, 2005 02:43 pm (UTC), eugie replied:
Atlanta Film Festival website at imagefv.org. It starts next week, so if you want to get involved, you'll need to scramble to contact the coordinators ASAP.
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