A very strange gestation period

Just had a talk with my sister wherein she told me various signs that I’m doing poorly, mentally.  Things I didn’t even realize, things I wouldn’t notice unless someone else said them to me.  Like I’m not bathing.  Like I’m wearing weather-inappropriate clothes (sweatshirts when it’s warm).  And other things. I’ve stopped taking one of Continue reading A very strange gestation period

I think I’m starting to feel that trazodone kicking in even though that’s a redundant statement

I ate a hamburger almost raw tonight. I found sleeping pills and took one, so I’ll probably sleep well.   I had thought I was out.  Will have to ask my psychiatrist to prescribe more. I bathed tonight.   Yes, this is news.   Ever since the hospital I’ve been bathing less, I think because Continue reading I think I’m starting to feel that trazodone kicking in even though that’s a redundant statement

The beginning of a book is so dangerous, from a writing point of view.

Maybe it’s all dangerous.  But the first sentence matters a lot, and the first page matters a lot, so I feel better now than I’m 8,000 words into my current book.  I can go back and fix the first sentence later, if I want to, but now, at this point after the introductory part of Continue reading The beginning of a book is so dangerous, from a writing point of view.