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NBN installed

September 28, 2020 - 16:29 -- Admin

Thanks to the Rona we dodged the NBN roll out for a couple of extra months, but the threats and demands to choose a provider kicked off again a few weeks ago, with my perfectly cromulent cable internet slated for cut off in early October.

Lunch with Staffo

September 25, 2020 - 15:51 -- Admin

I started the day with a double migraine. First one just after midnight, and then a second barrel in the face just as I was rolling up to the gym. So it was never going to be a heavy writing day.

Highlight was definitely catching up with old mate Andrew Stafford for lunch at Fiddleleaf Cafe.

Nostalgia publishing

September 23, 2020 - 17:44 -- Admin

Today was my first day of full-time work on the next Axis of Time novel. World War 3.1. This thing has been under construction for a couple of years now. I doffs me lid to Jason Lambright and Dirk de Jager for all the narrative scaffolding they've run up, and their long hours in the world building trenches.

Me, I spent the day plotting out character arcs.

I love Ted Lasso

September 22, 2020 - 17:27 -- Admin

There, I said it. I started watching this weird, funny little comedy on Apple TV+ over the weekend because Ruth Bador Ginsberg died and it was pretty obvious that nothing good was gonna come of that, and I’d just spent a week researching my QAnon essay over at the Sideboob, and God help me I just needed something nice in my life.