The Manuscript Says “Hi”

Posted by on Nov 4, 2008 in Writing | 5 comments

cannonbeach5The manuscript, nicknamed “Red,” is loving the coast and this lodge. The view is wonderful. That’s Haystack Rock.

But, frankly, Red doesn’t want to be worked on yet. It’s tired and sore after the marathon revision its mistress of verbal torture put it through. It would rather cozy into a robe…


cannonbeach3and uncork the Australian Cabernet, or maybe read awhile before napping.






cannonbeach4Red thinks the welcome doggy basket is too cute and wishes it had gotten one. However, there are 24/7 cookies down in the lobby, hopefully chocolate chip, so it can’t complain.





Oh yeah, Luna says “hi” too. This place is so cool the dog-poop bags are scented!


  1. Lisa, I’ll be down in CB this weekend, beginning Friday. If you want to meet up with my crew, give me a ring.

  2. This entry was just the laugh I needed, the pictures are GREAT and thanks for saving me from foot tapping in front of the TV! Enjoy the writing, which sounds just right in every way.

  3. Thanks for popping in, Lane. Sorry missed you in CB — even if it worked logistically, I was too wiped out…

    Hey oh — glad you enjoyed! (Had fun with this post, which is probably obvious!)

  4. A well deserved reward, for you (and Luna, too!) It looks marvelous 🙂

  5. Hi Becca: I already want to return!


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