Winter Sunlight

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It's interesting to me what's fun for different people. Like ... today, I wrote for a few hours in the morning, and then I've spent the last 10 hours or so buried in InDesign (with occasional detours over to Photoshop), first working on a freelance project I'm actually getting paid for, then working on getting Freebird reformatted for a digital edition. It's immensely fun to me. I don't mind that I spent 15 hours in front of the computer today. I don't really want to stop. However, I can imagine this being absolute boring hell for some people. (I haven't spoken to a single other human being besides Orion. I did take a walk with the dog and made from-scratch beef stew, though!)

On a completely different topic, I'm reading a book called The Time Traveler's Guide to Medieval England, which is a lot of fun, but I was going through the chapter on city life, which was discussing fraud and shoddy business practices in city markets (spoiled grain concealed by handfuls of fresh grain, fraudulent measuring tools, iron baked into loaves of bread to increase its weight, etc) and the merchant guilds' policing of such things .... which obviously sent my brain straight to Peter Burke, Medieval Market Fraud Inspector. PLEASE, someone tell me I'm much too busy to write this.

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PLEASE, someone tell me I'm much too busy to write this.
Nope, you're not! :-D

As for the "fun" thing, I can totally relate! As an IT-engineer I have 9-hour work day in front of a computer, plus freelance or/and fandom translations back at home - I spend 10-12 hours at my PC every day. But working alone is what I like and am good at. And being an introvert I don't mind not speaking with people others than my boss and my mom for several days (at least "speaking" speaking, emails or blogs commenting not counting).
Right? :D As a total introvert, I do sometimes want to socialize with people, but most of the time being curled up with my computer doing interesting things is my idea of an excellent day.