Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Get It Done and then what?

I just finished up Lethal in Old Lace, fifth book in my Consignment Shop series and turned it into the editor. Yippee!!!!

Hi, Duffy Brown here.

Finishing up a book is really a big deal for me. They’re long, they takes months to write and getting the mystery to work out is not easy to pull off. So when I finish I think I need to celebrate.

Actually, what I usually do first is take a big nap. Then I think I need to celebrate this achievement. It doesn’t have to be all that big but something. Right now I’m thinking two cookies. I originally thought one cookie but my daughter talked me into to as, face it, one cookie is never enough.

Cookies you say? Well this diet thing is such a pain so cookies would be amazing. Then I nap and realized I had dreams of fried chicken. So, I’m thinking maybe two cookies and fried chicken, another big no-no on the diet scene.

I know, I know, my celebrations are food. Some would probably do  a nice bottle of wine or shop or take a trip. A trip would be good, as long as there was good food involved. I love to eat. I wish I were one of those people who eat to live and not live to eat but unfortunately no. I love food. I guess that’s how the forever diet is part of my life.

So my question to you all is, What do you do when you finish a big project? Do you celebrate? And what do you do? Is it special food? Shopping? A trip?

Good luck on your next big undertaking.

Hugs, Duffy

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