On a whim, I took off work today. I have several vacation days left to take anyway.
I really enjoyed myself, particularly with the
Delving into another IRC community gives me warm fuzzies. I’ve missed this sense of cameraderie, for quite a long time.
In the evening, I took my parents out to dinner at a local pub. After returning home, I hopped onto #
To make a long story short, I brought on a bot, which annoyed the op, and she responded by reflexively kicking the bot. I felt hurt, having not understood that she was annoyed. After stewing for a few minutes, though, I sent her a private message, explaining that I felt hurt, but that I apologized for annoying her. She was very gracious and conciliatory, and we patched things up.
Which is good, because I was afraid for awhile there that I was involved with another
I then took part in the weekly DSP meeting, where Saalon, Brennen, and I brainstormed about the future of online fiction. We came up with a fascinating perspective, that of webdramas as a collection of ordered data, presented to the audience in some sensible way.
Imagine a webdrama where you can access a database of textual (or other) snippets — news reports, diary entries, regular
This would be an excellent outlet for my recent writing urges, too. I could write little snippets, perhaps a page long, to be posted three times a week. That’s certainly
So, maybe, during my Friday night writing time, I’ll outline a few characters and plot ideas. And, maybe, I’ll start writing.