I told Jackie, “I want to get a slug of fiction writing done, and then take a nap.”
She said, “Does fiction writing naturally come in units of slugs?”
And I said, “Yes. The slug is the natural unit of fiction writing.”
So she said, “Well then, you should be sure to bring along Sigurson.”
So I went and got Sigurson to sit with me while I work on the next bit of this story.
Here’s a picture of Sigurson, sitting on a spare coaster on my desk: