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Friday, January 12, 2007

Waking and Working

Four pages done today before 9:15 am.

I'm still waking with the husband and typing before our child gets up. At night, when work and other obligations are over (generally 11-ish), I carry my "Hollow Hearts and Hollow Hills" manuscript (as it currently is printed and scribbled on) to a location where I can read another section and write in things I overlooked and trim things that are no longer necessary as the story tightens up. Whatever I write during the night is what I throw into the computer the next morning. So far it's working, but tomorrow is Saturday, and the husband sleeps in...

I'm not sure I'll get up without his prodding (or alarm). I haven't trained myself to the new schedule for long enough to definitely do it solo. I guess we'll see what happens...

Wish me luck!
~Saoirse

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