Sleepy heavy eyelid day was declared; breaks taken for a shocking three meals (plus desserts) and crossword puzzles. It’s nice to hide from everything, sometimes. Especially when you come back to appreciate it.
They liked my Wilco review, and want me to flesh it out. Their email ended with “And, welcome aboard.”
Watch out, i think that means that i’m really a journalist.
[…] When we last left our hero, he was awaiting a response to his record reviews with bated breath. Would he finally get to write for an honest to goodness newspaper? We pick up shortly after Peter receives the paper’s reply as we fade up from black. Though he was initially joyous at their friendly invitation of “Welcome Aboard,” over the course of the day he realizes that the congratulatory email has delivered him the worst possible news – his new editor is more interested in what he feels about records than what he thinks, and is hopeful that he will revise his reviews to this effect. […]