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Fortune Favors the Bold

I wish I could say I feel rested, but I don’t. I haven’t opened the C&C document in almost three weeks now. A well-deserved sabitical, no doubt, but with one week seperating the collective “us” from NaNoWriMo, I’m having serious doubts. It stems from not being in the mindset of the characters, not looking at the world from their perspective. Granted, it’s the world I’ve created for them to frolick in, so should I feel more confident. Saturday evening I was moping because I’d talked myself out of NaNo. Funny how I’m all self-doubting when I tell myself I’ll do it, but then I’m so cranky when I tell myself I won’t. Husband said he wanted Chinese. I was all for it because who doesn’t love a buffet? I did try to avoid the fortune cookies and their cheery messages. I love fortune cookies and ice cream, so it was bound to happen. I cracked one open and it said: ‘Use your abilities at this time to stay focused on your goal. You will succeed.’ Oh. Fate? Coincidence? Push from a certain h…