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Links & Accomplishments, 6/18/2017 to 6/24/2017

Links

I found this exquisite story, “A Guide for Young Ladies Entering the Service of Faeries”, a while back, but lost the link. I was pleased to see it referenced this past weekend as one of the inspirations for the Iduna/fairy lover plot in Tales from the Cotting House.

Accomplishments

Writing
– (Tues) Worked ~2h on Lioness edits
– (Thurs) Worked ~1h 30m on Lioness edits

Reading
– Read “The Dauphin’s Metaphysics”, Eric Schwitzgebel, Podcastle #475 (reprint)
– Read “A Cautionary Tale” by Brooke Bolander (hey, it has a beginning, middle, and a (rear) end! I’m counting it!)

Other Media
– Listened to Writing Excuses 12.25
– Listened to Stuff Mom Never Told You, “Gals in the Gig Economy” and “How Teen Vogue Got Woke”
– Listened to Stuff to Blow Your Mind, “AI, Machine Learning, and Human Creativity” and “Name Thy Demons: The Roots of Human Violence”
– Listened to Happier with Gretchen Rubin #122
– Listened to Food Stuff episodes: “Gin and Tonic” and “Sweetbreads: Neither Sweet nor Bread”

Social
– Hosted a visit from my dad

Health
– (Mon) 1 min plank/1 min wall-sit
– (Mon) 1.4mi walk
– (Weds) Zombies Run S1E3, 2.3mi/31:01m (plus a little bit of a walk back)
– Had a massage
– (Thurs) 1:15 min plank/1:15 min wall-sit
– (Thurs) 1.4mi walk