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12 July 2020

Song mood: Zoo Station by U2.  Although I’m not sure I’m ready for anything.


Goal for the week is to finish the second draft.  Then to both start the next book and to edit.  A tool that I picked up from one of my writer friends is https://relatedwords.org.  Kind of like a thesaurus but possibly better.


I still haven’t figured out what I am doing for August poems.  So far the museums are not opening up.  The only one I found that was openning next week was in Hastings, NE.  And that one is a science museum.  What I need is someone who is good as a writing exercise list generator.  Or someone who could come up with a writing exercise task.  Who could come up with an easy to do poetry theme for a month.  I need a writing partner.  Well, I need a partner.  A partner in crime possibly?


I still haven’t figured out my camera.  I’m still behind on French.  I want to be ready by the next time I go.


I still haven’t figured out a lot of things.  I will go back to the small portions multiple meals thing.  That has worked for me and never made me sick or dizzy.  I just need to keep the Triscuits and other snacks away while working.


The one thing I took from Hamilton was that Alexander Hamilton wrote a lot.  He used to writing as means to make himself alive.  That’s what I need to do.  Write myself alive.

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