Today, as of 10:23 a.m.

Songs in my head: “TiK ToK” by Ke$ha, “Being for the Benefit of Mr. Kite” by The Beatles, “Candle on the Water” from Pete’s Dragon.

Cups of coffee: Two

Accomplished: Sort of made my bed, started the dryer from a load I forgot to dry yesterday, discussion with Mom about insomnia and office Christmas gifts.

Plans: Crochet headbands, continue to write my sci-fi pilot, continue rewrite of script, put away summer clothes, start Week Two of Couch to 5K (once it stops raining), make Christmas gift tags with my mom.

Topics researched on internet: The Muppets Take Manhattan, crochet headband patterns, cost of living in Santa Monica, Fulbright awards in creative writing.