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16 December 2021

Song mood: Just Like Heaven by the Cure.


I felt creative today. I dictated 1500 words today for my novel in about an hour. Not the 5000 the books I read said you can reach. But then I hadn’t really done dictation before. Also, I used my phone’s speech to text feature, which might not go as fast as other software. Anyway, I did some writing. So I made some progress on the novel.

Nobody else was home tonight, so I was able to do two segment videos. Even though they are posted on a public platform, most of the time, I shoot the videos while no body is home to feel private. I actually liked one of the segment videos I did. I can actually tell that I was happy while filming it. My serotonin had been boasted by a video I saw earlier. Anyway. Yes, I know I use that word a lot.


Yesterday, I thought I was going to get a long walk in because of the warm weather. We were under a tornado watch. I have to remind myself that the tornado watch means that there is a possibility of a tornado, while the warning means a tornado has been spotted. There was a storm that ran in the area with 85mph (137kmh) winds. Then after the first storm, it was still wet with spots of rain. I didn’t get my walk in.

I bought myself dark chocolate truffles because I hadn’t bought myself chocolates in a long while.


I think the importance of today is that I believed that the impossible was actually possible. I read an article about Georges Simenon, it said that he would write 6000-8000 words a day. I may not have reached that, but I made an effort. Anything can be done with a little effort. It’s tough to see that when I’m laying in bed immobilized by my thoughts.


This weekend is the Spiderman movie. Which, I haven’t decided to go or not. I’m going into saving mode. So I have to pick and choose which movies I will go or which ones I will wait for a streaming service to show. Though, No Way Home looks like it’s going to feature the sinister six, which I have been wanting to see on the silver screen for a really long time.

Next weekend will be The Kingsman, which I have been wanting watch for a couple of years now.

I saw the trailer for The Secrets of Dumbledore, due to be released in April. I’m not sure about that movie. The trailer looked okay. It’s just I didn’t like The Crimes of Grindelwald because it didn’t have a solid story line. JK Rowling said that Secrets was going to be bigger. I was thinking, no. Don’t go for bigger. Go for something solid, like the first movie, Fantastic Beasts, did.

I’m really excited for The Batman due to be released in March. I think that Robert Patterson will be an awesome batman. When I heard that he was going to play the caped crusader, I wasn’t happy about it. Then I saw the first trailer a couple of years ago, and I thought wow, he probably will be an excellent batman. Though, Christian Bale is always going to be batman for me.


Tomorrow, I will continue working on my mystery. Depending on how cold it will be, I will go for a walk. I cut my walk short tonight because it was 36F (2C) by the time I reached the lake. I will more than likely watch a Miss Fishers Modern Murder Mysteries movie.

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