The Official Writing Challenge
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This certainly well describes "checking out" that many of us are familiar with. I like how you carry through the theme from childhood, business, and writing careers. Can identify with your descriptions, which are fun and spot on. Great job!
This was an entertaining entry which had me smiling. I think every person that reads this can relate to it on some level--whether it's daydreaming or checking out--we all do it from time to time. Your title fit this perfectly. Good job.
Finding the adventure that's lurking within the everyday - or tracking down the adventure that's sitting beside it - is part of the fun of being a writer. Then to communicate your discovery to your reader(s) increases the fun level. You've had fun with this, and I thank you for sharing the fun...