All right, dear readers. I validated my novel on Tuesday (63, 418 words), but since I wasn't finished with the story yet, I kept updating even after validating.Still not done yet. Looks like it won't get finished within November, so I'll be taking the first few days of December to finish the story, then move … Continue reading NaNo ’13: Day 29
So, as some of you may have read, I hit 50,000 on Sunday the 17th. I'm still writing and the word count is still going up because I'm now trying to finish this story.This is excerpt four, part of the AW NaNoWriMo Excerpt Blog Chain. Ailey eats the remnants of the Thai food while Lily … Continue reading NaNo ’13: Day 22
People, just a few moments ago, I put my Word doc back into normal viewing mode (I write it in full screen mode during NaNo so that I don't stare at the word count on the bottom) and waved my hands in the air and texted a friend and made a lot of squeaky noises.I … Continue reading NaNo ’13: Day 17: 50K words reached!
For whatever reason, Week Two of NaNoWriMo is often uphill. Whether it's because every movie you ever wanted to see is released in November or because after writing so much stuff, you get that sinking feeling that it's really not very good, Week Two is not the best week of NaNo.I hit a little bit … Continue reading NaNo ’13: Day 15
I just hit over 33,000 words (I've written 3,000 total just today) and I am taking a little break before I go back to finish this scene. I'm still pondering whether to post the story once it's finished on the blog, kind of serialized style.At any rate, I think I'd like to do an "annotated" … Continue reading A Song and a 9 minute beat poem