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Jay Lake
Date: 2010-05-27 05:52
Subject: [cancer] ZOMG sleep, and Scalzi's part in the Lesbian-Zombie War
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Tags:cancer, dreams, food, health, personal
Worked a long day yesterday, including a four-hour conference call. (!) Miserable as predicted. By 3:30 I was horizontal for the day, except for occasional forays for food and the restroom. Not much food, mind you. I had managed to eat an entire lunch, which is the first time in days I've choked down a meal's worth of food. H— showed up and kept me company a little while.

GI failure (eventually resolved successfully) prevented me from zonking out as early as planned, but I did make eight hours of solid sleep followed by another 45 minutes of semisolid sleep. I had an extended dream about spending time in an open-source village that was sort of a cross between Ruritania and the Prisoner's resort, but then Krissy Scalzi took me back to scalzi's rural Ohio compound to meet with the Great Man. I don't think her dream-self liked my dream-self very much, because she made me wait in the basement, which was seriously dusty and spiderwebbed. scalzi wasn't around, so I set to writing whilst idling in the bowels of his home. He finally showed up as I woke up, announcing it was just in time for the Lesbian-Zombie War to begin.

Yes, I slept well. How about you?

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selfavowedgeek: Monkeyboy
User: selfavowedgeek
Date: 2010-05-27 13:00 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
Keyword:Monkeyboy
Could've used a beverage alert there, Jay. My laptop thanks you.
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daveraines
User: daveraines
Date: 2010-05-27 15:06 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
Which side of the war is Liza Manelli on?
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adelheid_p
User: adelheid_p
Date: 2010-05-27 15:50 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
I know that your dream had no elaboration but it isn't clear to me if "The Lesbian-Zombie" war is a war against lesbians who are zombies or between lesbians and zombies.
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(no subject) - (Anonymous)
Jay Lake
User: jaylake
Date: 2010-05-27 17:14 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
He didn't say. I have been wondering that myself...
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CJ Marsicano (CJマルシカノ)
User: cjmarsicano
Date: 2010-05-27 17:56 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
Lesbian-Zombie War would be a good name for a band!
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Max Kaehn: Zonk
User: slothman
Date: 2010-05-27 18:00 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
Keyword:Zonk
When you dream about writing, do you ever wake up with good material?
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zxhrue: please do not put the bones
User: zxhrue
Date: 2010-05-27 18:32 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
Keyword:please do not put the bones

heh. I could totally see a zombie-pockyclypse story wherein the zombification agent only acted upon males...thus Lesbian-Zombie War!

it'ld make a great B-movie too.
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