[Fade in on kitchen with mom preparing a delicious Mexican dinner and son standing on a chair, watching. Zoom in on mother opening a can of refried black beans and placing them in a pot.]
Son [excitedly]: Mommy! That looks like POOPIES!
[Close-up of mother looking in pot, disgustedly]
Current NaNo Word Count: 5194 (Woo Hoo! 1/10 of the way there!) To give you an idea of how long that is, it's about 11 single-spaced pages in Word with default margins and font. It's 23k characters (not counting spaces). It's about, hmm, 5 hours of my life? It's a lot of fun!
Current NaNo attitude: scared of the very limited amount of free time I'll have today to write. And tired since B-man, besides making me realize that refried black beans look exactly like poop, also was up half the night coughing (poor asthma kid!)
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