Brennen, update your diary now. ;-)
Work continues to be intense. I realized today that I’m suffering from pretty classic
However, I had a very nice lunch with the new documentation team, which now consists of four people (two
I also had a chance to mention to Janet (our project manager) how I really don’t want to work on more coding if possible. She made it clear that management would respect that as long as I tell them what I want. A very good thing.
Still no word yet about a job for Saalon at Intersect. He only interviewed last Monday, but he and I are starting to get a bit antsy. He’ll call in this Monday if he hasn’t heard back yet, to see what’s up.
In other news, I may have an animator for Otherspace Productions. I’m talking to an artist I saw on MegaTokyo‘s Art and Drawing forum. I’ve given this particular artist a Cel Test: to choose any anime cel currently selling on eBay, figure out the next frame in that sequence, draw it, and send me the result. That should give me a good idea as to the artist’s talent in doing
Unfortunately, I’ve been having to watch myself in my dealings with this artist, because of recent dealings with a friend. A month or two back, I asked her to do some drawings for my personal website — paying pretty well, too, I think — and as of tonight, she still hadn’t done them. And now she’s swamped, and has no idea when she’ll be able to draw them. I understand her situation, but it’s extremely frustrating for me. I’m thinking of telling her to forget it, and finding another artist to do it at this point.