Still not getting up on time. Still going to bed too late. Tonight will be a minor exception. I wrote for a total of 30 minutes today, but just barely. Creative Nonfiction magazine has a twitter account, and holds a contest every Thursday for engaging non-fic in 140 characters or less. Can I count #cnftweets as content (that would add 15 more minutes to my writing time)? I did three today. This week's topic was "shoes":
- After the last fight, I returned his silk tie and bought myself four inch leopard print heels. My swagger spoke little of regret.
- A black bird steps out of the pond on ungainly green ankles sprouting huge feet. My laughter is unstoppable, the birder, unamused.
- For years she wore heels even as she poured diner coffee for workmen, ran after two kids. Now in sneakers, her steps shrink daily