Posts Tagged ‘no other tags really just whining’

Monday, July 5th, 2010

And Now We Go to the Mattresses; or, Inspiration is a Total Myth, Probably

I recognize this part. This is the hard part. This is the part where we go to the mattresses.

And it’s not just because we hit Bruno Tattaglia at four o’clock this morning.

Sometimes I wonder if my life is incorrectly configured for what I’m trying to do with it. For example: I want to finish The Magician King by the end of September.

But: I have a full-time job and a new baby.

New babies have to be fed, changed, napped, played with, etc. on a three-to-four-hour cycle. (This may be because they’re actually an alien race that evolved on a fast-spinning planetoid, and this is their natural day-night cycle. Tell the President … )