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A Few Things on a Winter Saturday

I don't know about the rest of you out there, but I'm beginning to think I may be living in that Twilight Zone episode where the Earth is inexplicably slipping further and further away from the sun and it's cold and frozen and nothing can be done about it.

Because it's currently 2 below zero and probably 20 below wind chill.  And when it was 5 above a couple days ago?  And 14 below wind chill?  *I went outside without a coat on and thought it felt warm.*
At least we have books, right?  And tea?  And cocoa and sweaters and snuggly cats and blankets?
A few more things:
1) I'm a busy reviser, and while revisions used to be something that I didn't think I particularly excelled at (and I probably still don't) I'm finding I like them much more the more I grapple with them.  One small breakthrough--the mini outline.  I'm not an outliner, really.  However, I'm finding that slowing down and outlining short sections that I intend to revise--taking into co…