NaNo ’14: Day 28/ I Survived Black Friday

Current Word Count: 47, 141 (Y'all, that's about 2800 words left, yay!!)It's the last weekend of NaNo. I have completely given up trying to write connective narrative and have instead been writing scenes, dialogue runs, whatever comes to me. It keeps me chugging along, at least. I'll be writing tonight and definitely over Sunday to … Continue reading NaNo ’14: Day 28/ I Survived Black Friday

The (Re)Discovery of the Printed Ongoing Saga

Current NaNo word count: 40,008. (That's 9,992 words until I hit 50K! Yay!)As many of you know, I was a Writing major in college. What this essentially meant was that I spent my college years buried in paper--books, articles, pieces I needed to read for workshop, pieces I needed to revise, the various bits and … Continue reading The (Re)Discovery of the Printed Ongoing Saga

Cool (or Weird) Things about the Victorian Era: Post-Mortem Photography

Current NaNo word count: 29,441So, today, the word count is coming in pretty smoothly. I think I may have found a way to preserve my modern MC-is-getting-a-fortune storyline and in 1894, Victoria is about to leave home and become an actress.In reading news, I just started Drums of Autumn, book 4 in the Outlander series.I … Continue reading Cool (or Weird) Things about the Victorian Era: Post-Mortem Photography