Some days take a toll on one’s morale, and for me, this was one. It was a long day–on campus for eleven hours. It’s funny, as this morning I was contemplating the energy and bit of hope I felt, and wondering if it would survive the day. Some days it does survive–it only takes an odd scrap of encouragement here or there, but ’twas not to be today. By 11am I had read that my script was not among the fifty finalists announced at Amazon Studios. I will give a fuller report in a couple of days.