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Done Being Sick, Oh Yes - Howard Tayler
Ramblings of a Happy Cartoonist
Done Being Sick, Oh Yes
Today I:

- got up at 6:30 and helped make breakfast
- wrote three tricky scripts that had been stuck for more than a week
- outlined a week of comics (in my head, but that still counts)
- went shopping
- spent 90 minutes at the gym doing both resistance and cardio
- ate a salad
- took a power-nap (not a "can't stand up anymore" nap)
- penciled two strips
- inked six rows of comics (four days' worth)
- did assorted business tasks
- wrote this

And during all that time I didn't once feel like I was going to fall down because I wasn't getting enough air.

I will concede the following:
- maybe my determination to get better coincided with actually getting better
- maybe my illness was just laziness and depression
- maybe the improved air quality had something to do with it

You know what? I don't care. That thing I've got on right now? It's my game face. I have my boots on and a pen in my hand, so if things need kicked and names need taken, I'm up to the task.

It's nice to be back.
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stawberi From: stawberi Date: January 20th, 2010 03:53 am (UTC) (Link)
It's nice to hear that you're back!
agilebrit From: agilebrit Date: January 20th, 2010 04:03 am (UTC) (Link)
I'm going for "the rainstorm knocked the inversion down." I don't even have lung problems, and it hurt to breathe yesterday. Today is much better.
amunthri From: amunthri Date: January 20th, 2010 04:19 am (UTC) (Link)
Rock on, good sir! Glad to hear you're feeling better.
unixronin From: unixronin Date: January 20th, 2010 01:30 pm (UTC) (Link)
Glad to hear you're over your bout with the Dreaded Lurgi.
rowyn From: rowyn Date: January 20th, 2010 05:47 pm (UTC) (Link)


Welcome back! Thanks for the update, I was thinking about you this morning and wondering how you were doing. :)
dancingguy From: dancingguy Date: January 21st, 2010 04:26 am (UTC) (Link)
Glad you're feeling better.

So, what's the cause of the update delay on the site? 2nd day in a row I've caught it not updating at 8 PM PST, or even 8:20 PST.
ccdesan From: ccdesan Date: January 21st, 2010 10:34 am (UTC) (Link)
Whatever the reason, hooray!
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