NaBloPoMo of November 2013 is over. NaNoWriMo is also finished. A whole month of challenges come to a close. Anyone who has been following along through November will know that I posted summaries of each week. Now I want to take some time to talk about how the month was as a whole, and how things will progress from now on.
When I post next week’s Foster Diary I will have to change the name. It can’t be ‘Ilona & Friends’ anymore, because Ilona is no longer here. She has moved on to her brand new home. It’s somehow simultaneously wonderful and terrible.
Okay, okay. It’s a good thing. Yes it is weird not having her around, but we’ve still got four monsters around, and the youngest two are cheeky little devils just like she was! Continue reading
Why are Bad Days a thing? I mean, what is it that makes bad things happen all at once? I think everyone has probably had a bad day at least once in their lives. One of those days that, from the moment you wake up, everything seems to go wrong.
Back in the summer S had a particularly bad day that I remember clearly. Continue reading
Anyone who read yesterday’s post summing up how last week went may recall me saying that I was still behind on NaNoWriMo. Well, I am pleased to announce that this is no longer the case. After a solid two-and-a-bit hours of writing I have got just short of 5000 more words written and am now perfectly on track! Continue reading
terrible wonderful news! Ilona has been reserved for adoption. Isn’t it horrible great?
You might be able to tell that I have mixed feelings about this… Ilona is the first kitten we ever fostered. We’ve had her with us for nearly two months, and she’s developed from a tiny hissing little ball of fur with gunky eyes, to a bigger-but-still-quite-tiny mischievous and playful ball of fur. I am really not looking forward to her leaving.