Tuesday, July 26, 2005

Day 8: Hung Jury

Not sure how to evaluate today. We'll see if the jury can reach a verdict.

The downside: It felt like a great day to work. Normal morning routine, beautiful cool weather, cooperative cats, good coffee... but I still couldn't get "in the zone" and concentrate on much of anything. It felt like torture to stay in my chair as I attempted to focus on a few paragraphs. I felt so antsy, both mentally and physically. I know I was doing some work, but it never felt right. Very frustrating to be unable to work when I so badly to make lots of progress!

The upside: I think I made progress in spite of myself. I realized that the last few paragraphs I'd marked off as goals for today were essentially the same thing, and perhaps should be combined. That's one way to achieve a goal -- make it smaller as you're doing it! So I combined some paragraphs, wrote some filler, wrote some stream-of-consciousness stuff that will need serious revision, and now I'm very close to having a draft. It's taken me a while to work my way through the intro, and as I got toward the end, I realized I couldn't really remember what was covered towards the beginning. So I printed the thing and will wrestle with it tomorrow. But the upside is that, yes,I have printed about 25 pages of Actual Paragraphs. So that is progress, even if it felt icky to get there.

Another upside: had a great run today in the cool weather. And yoga last night was awesome, if quite sweaty. I do Power Yoga with an amazing instructor through a community ed program, and she really put us through our paces.

Tonight is homemade Indian food (what is known in our household as the Mahatma Gandhi Victory Diet) and a trip to Costco. Speaking of which, a friend of mine told me a funny story she heard from her neighbor. They live in Durham, NC, and this neighbor attended a barbecue that she described as "Bubbalicious." While at this bbq, the neighbor found herself in a frightening conversation in which she was urged to avoid Costco because it is "run by Communists." There are so many things wrong with that I don't know where to start, but by way of explaining this lamebrained idea to my friend, I thought maybe some folks in NC believe the Commies are running Costco because they actually treat their workers fairly?? Check out this good NYT story, and wish me luck in the cheese department.


At 10:58 AM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

sounds like progress to me.
Knock out those inner voices that say you are cheating or not doing enough.

You did something. That's progress

At 3:37 PM, Blogger KJ said...

Yeah! A rough draft should be celebrated. And thanks for the reminder to cancel my Sam's Club Membership before it automatically renews. It's like trying to quit the gym....

At 8:30 AM, Blogger HistGrad said...

"I'm here to quit the bank!" :)

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