Sunday, September 02, 2007

Slow-Motion Sunday

Good news: my editor at Samhain has requested the full manuscript of my second 24-hour novel, One Night in Memphis, so I sent that off to her yesterday. Fingers crossed!

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My poor 3-1/2 year old nephew is recovering from Kawasaki Disease...I never even heard of this before Friday, but I guess it's not that uncommon, especially in kids under 5. Luckily, he responded well to the drug treatment and is scheduled to go home from the hospital today. Still, a scary couple of days here.

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Looks like we're going to be blessed with another gorgeous day here in the Northeast US, and I'm determined to spend as much of it outside as I possibly can. What about you? Any plans for the weekend?

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Today's Unconscious Mutterings:

  1. Scrabble :: My grandmother - she and I used to play all the time, when I was a little girl.

  2. NyQuil :: A really good way to sleep...

  3. Roadtrip :: Best way to see the country

  4. Idiot :: The village _________

  5. Bandages :: Mummy

  6. Series :: All the good ones are starting up again on TV soon!

  7. Summer :: Almost over :(

  8. Prompt :: Writing...and I should use them more often than I do

  9. September :: Back to school

  10. Chicken :: Little

8 comments:

Marianne Arkins said...

Fingers crossed for you on ONIM -- not that you need the luck when you have the skill ;-)

Hope your nephew has a quick recovery!

Dru said...

Wishing you good luck on your second manuscript.

Hope your nephew recovers quickly. Wow, the things you learn everyday.

The Gal Herself said...

What a lovely Scrabble memory! And best of luck to your poor young nephew.

a.k.a. Zooomabooma said...

Prayers for your nephew and summer's definitely already over here and good ridance! First snowfall will be soon!

Have a nice rest o' the weekend!

BookGal said...

Best wishes to your nephew ... we shared the village idiot answer!

Jim Melvin said...

I echo Marianne's good luck wishes. And I'm also a Nyquil guy when I've got a bad cold, though that stuff will give you some seriously wicked dreams!

Sarita Leone said...

Hoping your nephew recovers quickly! And my fingers are crossed for you and your manuscript. :)

meowminx said...

I wish your nephew a quick recovery.

Well done on your novel! Congratulations!

Great mutterings - yours is the second #4 answer I have seen :) sorry for my ramblings - lack of sleep lol

Mine's posted here.

Have a great week!