National Novel Writing Month [Day 4]: The Struggle is Real

Buddy and MacBook

This is not a staged photo.

I am currently typing this one-handed.

Buddy–clearly not a patron of the arts.

My workaround for now is just listing notes for each of my characters in MacJournal.

Day 3 consisted of printing out material I’d prepared–outlines, etc., catering to his majesty’s every need, going to the Oregon State-USC football game...and deluding myself that I would easily catch up on word count today.


  1. That’s the face of a dog that wants some head scritches, and he’s perplexed as to why he’s not getting em lmao happy writing!

    1. TMH says:

      So true, Oscar. ‘Happy writing’ is currently ‘happy slogging’. ;->>

  2. What an adorable distraction! šŸ™‚

    1. TMH says:

      He is a great, great puppy. His second name is Elmer because he sticks to us like glue. ;-> Thanks for reading, ladyjabberwocky!

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