I've started my internship at a graphics firm, where I act as a marketing agent, an addition to the sales team -- I basically work on designing marketing campaigns, which by the way, is more challenging than it seems. I also do cold-calling every once in a while, which is pretty awful, although I apparently sound enough like a young girl to elicit some form of patience and pity because I've never been cursed out, yelled at, or hung up on (which has happened to all the other interns and my coworkers
Unfortunately, this place is about an hour away from my house, so my 9 hour day suddenly turns into an 11 hour one. But I do need to money and the experience, so it's worth it. It's just a shame that gas is eating up most of my paycheck. x.x
Takeaway? I want to stay in school forever. Working 40+ hour weeks sucks. XD
NaNoWriMo is also happening. I've never done NaNo before because November is always a terrible month for me; even though I'm also busy now, my schedule is a lot more predictable. I'm giving Camp NaNo a try for that reason. So far, I've been keeping up with the required word count, so that's good. If you'd like to support Penguiduck through her writing endeavors, please check out Singularity of Eight
. Any reviews, criticism, and thoughts would be appreciated. Also, the faster I reach the 50,000 words, the faster I can return to updating my other stuff, so any encouragement is welcomed!
Thanks for reading, and I hope to hear from you soon.