Of course when Elise had a friend over last night they completely trashed her bedroom, so I told her that if she wanted to watch any TV after homework and dinner tonight, she would have to clean her room first.
Well, she did, and she did it very well.
This little girl is slowly but surely growing into a quite capable young lady and it’s shattering my heart little by little.
In other news I forced myself to sit in front of a blank Scrivener screen and write something unprompted today and I did a whole 400 something words, 300 or so of which I’m ready to throw out as soon as I open my laptop.
But those first 100? They’re promising, and at the very least, they’re filled with hope.