2. Despite this, my time to run five miles on Wednesday was only 12 seconds slower than my best time for 2009. (Which took place on the last day I was well).
3. I FINALLY have traction on the two books I was trying to get started. (Note to self: next time, stagger!)
4. I offered up a critique in an auction to raise funds for Bridget Zinn, a YA writer who has cancer. I thought the 20 pages of a manuscript I read showed a lot of promise - and also had several problems. I offered to re-read it if she re-wrote it. She started from a completely different place. All I can say is - Wow!
5. I really think winter is over here. I saw a fruit fly today.