Been a while since I've been this sick.
In fact, can't remember the last time!
If I pick up the kids' bugs, it's usually the odd cough or cold, because I don't have time to be sick!
This weekend, I was knocked for a six.
Yesterday, rarely made it out of bed, the whole day! Even my eyeballs hurt!
Throw in a toddler with croup (again!), sleepless nights, and I'm wrecked.
This is why a wise writing buddy, Fiona Lowe, always recommends building in extra time for meeting deadlines. You never know what's around the corner.
With my stagnant word count, tight deadline and still throbbing head, wish I'd listened...