journal

…tires.  Didn’t Neil Cassidy or the character based on him in Big Sur have a tire job that he got fired from then called Jack for some money then his whole life turned around…. He got a job where he could walk to work?  Not sure what made me think of that….  The story, the characters, how long ago that was.

Making a list of what NOT to do in writing nonfiction.  Real notes for me, that I REALLY need follow.

*No Summary

*No stating what you will do, EVER

*No wishing

*No planning

*EVERYTHING is from where you are and what you’re doing

Just some of the notes I have noted.  Thought I immediately feel the compulsion to break one of the rules, saying what I plan on doing after this tire appointment.  So what’s the medicine for that urge…