So, first off to our American readers, we hope you're enjoying your holiday wherever and however you choose to celebrate it - and to that effect, I'm going to keep this post short and sweet.
Like several of my other Word Whores, I don't really tend to celebrate the milestones of my writing career in big ways - first, there are plenty I haven't met yet and some I'm never likely to meet - and that's okay. But that being said, I allow myself small celebrations.
(Usually in the form of guilt-free time wasting - e.g. a day or two of playing video games or reading a book or sewing - or just catching up on TV without
Oh...and I also reward myself with Legos - which I'm pretty sure I've mentioned in previous posts. That Lego Death Star is waiting for me, oh yes, it is.
But still. Work and deadlines and crazy schedules aside, I'm thankful for having the opportunities that I do - and the best way to celebrate that is to go out there and make the most of them.
(Awesome gif file credit goes to Joe Vaughn)