1) Because the moon was bright.
2) Because I got accepted into the Dislocated Worker program and will be going back to college and substitute teaching--big change!
3) Because I was in the middle of a good book.
4) Because a scene I've been working on in Galactic Game played like a movie.
5) Because another story brewing in the brain showed some scenes.
6) Because I read a whole bunch of Doomsday scenarios this week and they skeered me.
7) Because Mittens, my fluffy black, cat got into the bedroom and kept sticking her nose in my face.