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1,000,000 words and counting

I wish I could say that I’ve been writing that many words over the last month. But the truth of the matter is that I’ve been reading that many words over the last month. Easily. I’ve fallen down a rabbit … Continue reading

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And now everything’s surreal

I’ve been sitting on my own words for at least a week now, probably longer. I think it started just before I was headed for Machu Picchu. I mean, I was about to see one of the new Seven Wonders … Continue reading

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No pressure

During NaNoWriMo I wrote much more every day than is currently the case. There was a goal to reach and a deadline. There was, in other words, a certain amount of pressure. Right now I have no pressure at all. … Continue reading

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The Long Haul

I’ve rarely had a productive weekend such as this. On Saturday I spent a few hours working on my website. It won’t be anything fancy, but it will be a start. I will continue to work on it, hopefully improving … Continue reading

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The End of NaNoWriMo

I have almost finished writing the very first draft of my NaNo novel. I couldn’t bring myself to finish the journey today. It is almost over, though, only a few ends left to wrap up. I get to write “The … Continue reading

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50,000 words in one month

Don’t make a book just yet, but where NaNoWriMo is concerned, I am a winner. Making the target today made me pretty happy, I have to admit. I’ve been sick for a week and have still not fully recovered (just … Continue reading

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Not quite there yet

I’ve caught a cold. That’s the bad news.That resulted in a bit of a non-voluntary writing break, because I was just not able to produce a single sensible sentence. I have about 15,000 more words to go before I finish … Continue reading

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Are we there yet?

I need a break. I want a break. Please let me have a break. 20,000 words in, day 9 of NaNoWriMo and I just want to take a day off. It’s Saturday, I need my weekend. I need to stop … Continue reading

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The First 10,000

I suppose I’ve reached a milestone today by making it to 10,000 on my word count and just a little beyond. It’s day 5 of NaNoWriMo. My daily quota averages at about 2,200 words right now. I aim for a … Continue reading

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Day 1

I’ve written 3,036 words today. First day of NaNoWriMo and it’s a pretty decent start. No, I won’t be doing this on a daily basis, how boring would that be? I came home, uploaded my word count and got this … Continue reading

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