ROW80 Sunday 5/29/11 Report

In the pool three days this reporting period. Sunburned Thursday morning, slathered on Neutrogena SPF 60 Saturday afternoon, slathered on SPF 60 and waited until after 5:00 p.m. and found a spot in the shade of an umbrella today. And all three days, wore a hat. For the record, I am not the woman in … Continue reading ROW80 Sunday 5/29/11 Report

ROW80 Wednesday 5/26 Report

I am too tired to speak of goals or progress. I will say that I got to bed by 11:00 p.m. two days in  a row, and that I'm about to make that three. I am still trying to come up with just the right way to begin Molly Chapter 5. That means, of course, … Continue reading ROW80 Wednesday 5/26 Report

ROW80 Sunday 5/22 Report

Let's get down to brass tacks. Wednesday=Stayed home. Electrician didn't come. Thursday=Stayed home. Electrician didn't come. Friday=Gave up and left home to take care of business. Plumber did come. He is a delightful young man. I would adopt him except he's already replaced just about every fixture on the property, both inside and  out, and … Continue reading ROW80 Sunday 5/22 Report


When I was in my late twenties, three of my co-workers and I met every Friday during summer vacations to tube down the San Marcos River. We would start with burgers at Pepper's or salads at Palmers' or, joy of joys, real, old-fashioned Tex-Mex at Herbert's Taco Hut. Then we'd go to Vivian's, change into … Continue reading Morals

ROW80 Wednesday 5/11 Report

Write 500 words / day on Molly: .............. Exercise 30 minutes / day: 1/3 Go to bed by 11:00 p.m.: 0 Detail: 1. I was away from Molly too long. The words are coming slowly, slowly, and they are dull, dull, dull. Of course, all words are dull until the flow begins, and flow doesn't … Continue reading ROW80 Wednesday 5/11 Report

AROW80 Wednesday 5/4 Report

Write 500 words / day on Molly: Someone read the minor revisions and said she likes the way I've gotten around a problem with plot. Exercise 30 minutes / day: I walked around a store yesterday, shopping for linens. Go to bed by 11:00 p.m.: I went to bed at 10:00 p.m. last night. Detail: That's … Continue reading AROW80 Wednesday 5/4 Report

AROW80 Sunday 5/1 Report

Write 500 words / day on Molly: progress Exercise 30 minutes / day: hahaha Go to bed by 11:00 p.m.: hahahaha Detail: I've had a couple of minor epiphanies regarding Molly, and I was, when I broke off to post this, making some changes in Chapter 1 that will aid in plot development later. I … Continue reading AROW80 Sunday 5/1 Report