Argh Thursday

Day 12. 160 pages, 72,665 words.

Well this week happened fast. Ropecon approaches. In the meantime, I’m just going to leave this here.

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Not sure what’s happened, really.

Oh well, back to work. I got my last paycheque from Lionbridge in the mail yesterday. It included my holiday back-pay.

I had severely underestimated how much money that would be.

Yes, that’s a good thing.

About Hatboy

I’m not often driven to introspection or reflection, but the question does come up sometimes. The big question. So big, there’s just no containing it within the puny boundaries of a single set of punctuationary bookends. Who are these mysterious and unsung heroes of obscurity and shadow? What is their origin story? Do they have a prequel trilogy? What are their secret identities? What are their public identities, for that matter? What are their powers? Their abilities? Their haunted pasts and troubled futures? Their modus operandi? Where do they live anyway, and when? What do they do for a living? Do they really have these fantastical adventures, or is it a dazzlingly intellectual and overwrought metaphor? Or is it perhaps a smug and post-modern sort of metaphor? Is it a plain stupid metaphor, hedged around with thick wads of plausible deniability, a soap bubble of illusory plot dependent upon readers who don’t dare question it for fear of looking foolish? A flight of fancy, having dozed off in front of the television during an episode of something suitably spaceship-oriented? Do they have a quest, a handler, a mission statement, a department-level development objective in five stages? I am Hatboy.
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1 Response to Argh Thursday

  1. aaronthepatriot says:

    Congrats on the windfall. You know, we’ve got a lot of remodeling to do in the new house….

    And wow, that graph! Pro-fucking-liffic!

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