A successful day

Things I have not done today:

Bathed

Changed out of my pajamas

Prepared for my interview on Thursday

 

Things I have done today:

Finished a short story

Guzzled four cups of coffee and two cups of tea

Read a poem by Mary Oliver

Started to read Mr. Bridge by Evan S. Connell

Made several batches of chicken stock

Received a quick but polite rejection

Sent an angry tweet to Marco Rubio

 

A successful day, I think.

 

Late in the day addendum:  Okay, no joke, I just received notice that one of my stories received an Honorable Mention in Glimmer Train’s Nov/Dec Very Short Fiction Contest. This is pretty damn exciting, even if Honorable Mention does not include payment or publication.

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