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NaNoWriMo Update: In the Home Stretch

Looking good so far… I’ve got six days left until the madness ends.  My word count is just this side of 42.5K.  This leaves about 7500 words to go.  Not too shabby…I really think this will be doable. The only trick is … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo Update: Halfway There!

Just finished Week 2 of my first NaNoWriMo experience so I thought I’d update you on how things are going and some of the things that I’ve learned thus far. I’m on target with my word counts (right now I’m … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo: Week One

I started NaNoWriMo at midnight November 1st (Portland, OR time) while visiting family in the great Pacific Northwest.  I wasn’t sure that was the best plan but actually did pretty well.  I managed to get one day ahead of schedule, … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo Update: Day 1

So far so good… At midnight (Portland, OR time) I started on my new novel (“Better Angels”).  I got in a little over 1700 words before heading to bed.  Later that morning I brought up the total to 3349.  Things … Continue reading

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Now I’ve Taken the Bull By the Horns and Stepped In Something Good…

So I’ve tentatively taken the plunge and have decided to join the madness that is NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month). Each November, thousands of writers around the world attempt to write a 50,000 word novel in 30 days.  It is … Continue reading

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