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A Bit Frazzled

I started writing this a week ago when my head was buzzing. It was a very busy weekend at work and it was followed by a busy week at work and a busy weekend at work. Eve has also been crazy. However, today is a day off and I found myself half awake and half in a daze staring at my Jita alt as I slowly started to collect the items needed to restock Sujarento.

"Sugar, is all you do is market stuff?"

Kinda, at the moment. The rest of what I have been doing for the last three months has been CSM stuff. A lot of that has been done or released and I can change my stride a bit. While it is not terribly exciting on the blog posting side it is very absorbing of free time. Even my capital production has slowed down and truly, I am out of sorts when it comes to my schedule in game, again.

Foo has published his market spreadsheet blog for those that understand or wish to understand more about spreadsheets and how to use them to tell you stuff. It is all voodoo magic to me.

Susan Black has also had a relapse into her market habits. It is interesting seeing her opinion about my market activities in Sujarento. It is also nice to know I am not crazy and that others are stocking some items. It makes me a bit excited. Maybe my somewhat obscure dream of people having enough motivation to improve their game environment will happen or at least move forward a little bit.

At the moment I'm getting my Fanfest preparation together. I'm going to try to do a light cosplay. I'm not aiming for rewards just some fun. It leaves the amusing side effect that some people may meet me outside of my normal 'looks' and dressing habits. It seems as if it will be fun and it has caught my passing fancy so I shall give it a go. My jacket should arrive today and I'm about to head out to the store to get some things to upgrade it. I'll post the progress over the next few days and we can chart if it is a success or failure.

Oh yes... if anyone was wondering how the war with the kitty affection at bedtime is going, this is what I walked into last night. And on my side of the bed. It is a king sized bed. Argh! I'm holding out! I got to stay strong.


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  1. It could be worse yesterday I came home from work. I laid down on the couch for a brief nap, and before I knew what had happen I had been joined by my wife and 50 lb dog. It's not a big couch...

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    1. Oh I haven't posted pictures of the Doberman yet and what the two of them do to the space available on a king size bed yet.

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