Today shorthand pushed me to my emotional breaking point...
Teeline is so simple and yet so difficult to write and transcribe at speed. Tears of frustration ensued.
The work for Festival Business is also gathering at an alarming pace, re-subs are ever-present and I don't even know where to begin with media law.
After five weeks of constant adrenalin, my body finally rebelled on the way home this evening. Violent stomach cramps plagued me in Sainsbury's and before I could get home I was throwing up on the pavement.
And yet I still want to do this job...
Journos need a strong constitution.