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Inching Forward

Things didn't go as planned on Saturday at all, but I decided I was going to have fun regardless. And I did. I got a bit of writing done then I danced with a bunch of strangers at goth night. I'm even flattered that a couple seemed as if they wanted to unicorn hunt me. I left shortly after that to meet a friend at another bar. I'm happy to be at a place with myself where I can change gears like that and move on rather than languish in a funk. It wasn't always the case.

I started Tuesday with a scooter session. It felt great. The only annoying part was seeing my nosy, gossipy neighbour while I was out. Of all the people to run into, but it could've been much worse. As annoyed as I am, I'm not letting that person stop me from working on my fitness goals. It did spike my allergies because the morning is just about the heaviest time for pollen. Perhaps a little later would be better for preventing that. I'd also be less likely to run into people I rather wouldn't see.

I have an assignment due for keys tonight as my lesson is tomorrow. It's just a scale, but a new one with both hands together, which is HARD. My left hand and right hand playing together well in different configurations while being in two different clefs (which are like two different languages at once), requires so much mental effort. But I'm excited about it despite the difficulty.

I'm working hard on my office. It has been a disaster for quite some time now. Another piece is due today. Once the base is in place, I'll be able to plan the last piece, which requires some measuring. Readers, you may expect a before and after photo by the end of the month. That will be the case unless something goes terribly awry.


Please check out my digital to-do list: https://trello.com/b/RM8yD3eq/rae-roy-general

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