Actually, I like your 'cute things said by kids' entries. But then, I'm partial to kids.
Most of the really worthwhile things I've done in life have scared the crap out of me. (like having kids, for instance ;o)
You could change the date to November 1st; that way, if you haven't kept to your schedule, you could join the nanowrimo and *force* yourself. (why is there no "wicked smiley face icon" button on this keyboard?)
Anyway, loads of people are behind you and wishing you success (including me, in my distant cyber way.)
I'm off to provoke my first rejection slip, which scares the crap out of me...