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But Call Me Betsy · 18h ago

Day 26: Please send chapstick for Chap

Words written: 4,884Level of disgust at Trump: Code RedI was going to take today off because it felt like I needed to rest or think or read or something, but I wrote a few pages by hand, and...
But Call Me Betsy · 1d ago

Day 25: Last Tuesday

Words written: 4,118Number of Google searches using "organ donation": 50It can always be the last something. Today is the last Tuesday. Yesterday was the last Monday. Tomorrow...Here is how ...
But Call Me Betsy · 2d ago

Day 24: The Rain

Words written: 4,022 by the skin of my teethHours slept last night: 4Chap has an itching problem. Last night, I'm going to say we slept for maybe a few hours. I remember the sky getting ligh...
But Call Me Betsy · 3d ago

Days 22 & 23: Where will we be next week at this time?

Words written: 5,400 (yesterday and today)Art exhibits attended this month: 6Minutes spend in Pollock's studio and house: 19Saturday was not a good writing day, but I did put my words togeth...
But Call Me Betsy · 4d ago

Days 20 & 21: In the final stretch

Word written: 8,179Books lost: 2 but I think they're at the pizza parlor where we stopped for dinnerNumber of bugs Chap has eaten: 17Yesterday was not a good writing day. I spent most of my ...
But Call Me Betsy · 1w ago

Day 19: Let Go (ala that song in Garden State--I refuse to Google it)

Words written: 4,895Legs shaved: ZeroI believe that I have to kill off the killed off sister. It doesn't work. As much as I want there to be some other thing---some deeper psyche issues for ...
But Call Me Betsy · 1W ago

Day 18: I Ain't Writing To Kill a Mockingbird

Words written: 4,009Bike rides taken: 2 per day, and it's harder on the way backI read some of my previous pages this morning, and they weren't terrible. Then I had a hard time writing more ...
But Call Me Betsy · 1W ago

Day 17 on 7/17/2017

Words written: 5,000+Cakes baked: 1Why is it that even in this heat, Chap must lie pressed next to me, radiating. He's not eating like he should. I hear his stomach growl and he forages for ...
But Call Me Betsy · 1W ago

Day 16: Countdown to Lyme's disease diagnosis

Words written: 4,478Other residencies applied for: 1 in Vermont for two weeks.Better writing day, possibly because I took time off yesterday. Basically what I did was opened up Josh Ferris' ...
But Call Me Betsy · 1W ago

Day 15: the halfway mark

Words written:1,546Possible celebrities spotted: 2I took a bit of a writing break to edit and delete and recharge. Wrote out plot points and read. Then we went to the galleries in East Hampt...