The boys are happy I'm done studying for a while.
Any suggestions for adding some extra sparkle to our break?
From the House of Fun
“A work in progress quickly becomes feral. It reverts to a wild state overnight. It is barely domesticated, a mustang on which you one day fastened a halter, but which now you cannot catch. It is a lion you cage in your study. As the work grows, it gets harder to control; it is a lion growing in strength. You must visit it every day and reassert your mastery over it. If you skip a day, you are, quite rightly, afraid to open the door to its room. You enter its room with bravura, holding a chair at the thing and shouting, "Simba!” ― Annie Dillard, The Writing LifeIn another reading, a frustrated teacher bellowed at his students "What are you doing here? Why do you write?" There was deathly silence in the room. Someone finally piped up timidly "To leave a record."