Song mood: You Get What You Give by New Radicals.
I’m writing this post, to write something. So that the forces of darkness doesn’t win. So that the Karens don’t win. Well, they always win because they don’t actually live in objective reality. In their tiny little heads, they win because facts don’t matter. But anyway. Anyone who is willing fight a Karen for you, must really love you.
I’m switching between three different audio programs. One I’m listening to How to Write Best Selling Fiction by James Scott Bell, which is a recap of most of his how to writing books. Then I’m listening to the Audible podcast Marigold by Sara Gran. It’s about a ghost hunter who interviews a young woman about the haunted house she lives in. The young woman has a really bad attitude and so the podcast is rough to listen to. And thirdly, though I’m nearly finished is Pietr the Latvian by Georges Simenon. The first Maigret novel. It’s about this international criminal who passes through France and decides to kill people because he’s this rude thug from Russia.
I watched the complete series of Llamas with Hats by Jason Steele. It’s really off the wall weird, but the whole 12 episodes fitted in 18 minutes. It was about a llama who wears hats and kills people and makes meat dragons.
I’m reading through The Photography Storytelling Workshop by Finn Beales. To get ideas of what to do with my photography. I would like to get some people to work with me on my October poems. Someone with a background in make-up and some fake blood. Someone to bounce ideas off of to determine what the serial story should be about.
Tomorrow, my one task and goal is to do a half hour of brainstorming.
I have a long weekend coming up. I have from the second to sixth off. So I will need to come up with ideas for that. I think I will make a trip to Kansas City to go to an art museum for my August poems. But that will be a Friday/Saturday thing. Anyway. Things to do and places to see. Hopefully by that time, my writing will pick up and I will make progress on the mystery novel.