Day 11 NaNo – Relax While Writing

Well it’s now Day Eleven of NaNoWriMo and I surprised myself by actually hitting my goal and wrote 3,908 word today! That brings my total word count up to 18,782. With any luck I’ll be at 20,000 words tomorrow. Hooray!! 🙂  Now if everyone has been keeping track of their word counts you should be […]

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Day 10 NaNo – Another One of Those Days

Hi folks, it’s Day 10 of NaNoWriMo and I’m “slow poking” it along. I’ve only written 246 words today, bringing my total to 14,874 words. If you’re keeping track of your word count – you should be somewhere in the vicinity of 17,000 words, give or take, by the end of the day. This seems […]

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Day 9 NaNo – Defining Writer’s Block

I missed writing Day Nine of NaNoWriMo altogether. So I’m writing Day nine’s blog before I start my day of Day 10 so I can give you my thoughts of yesterday. How do we truly define “writer’s block” among us as writers? the classic point where we draw a blank while we’re writing and no […]

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Day 8 NaNo – My Trial Begins

Hello everyone! Wow, day eight of NaNoWriMo and I’m really getting into the groove of things. Even though I only wrote 870 words today, putting me at 14,627 words total, I’m still ahead of schedule. If you’re counting your words…you should be at, or around, 13,600 words by the end of the day. If you’re […]

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Day 7 NaNo – Achieve Your Goals

Today is day seven of NaNoWriMo and I’m still in Migraine hell. Well, it comes and goes… mostly come. But I did manage to write 563 words of dialogue for my story. (hooray!) So my total word count is up to 13,757 and I’ll take it. If you’ve  been on pace with your word count, […]

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Day 6 NaNo – Roadblock

Day six of NaNoWriMo has arrived and as the suggested title of this particular blog suggests, I hit a roadblock today. Not in the traditional sense of writer’s block roadblock, but in health wise roadblock. I’m sure there are several of us who suffer from different ailments out there. And those ailments can hinder our […]

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VEILED IN A CLOAK, THAT WANTON HOPE

Originally posted on Purple Pants:
I stare at that blazing yellow somewhere in a cold distant land burning bright wrapped in opulent egg whites. ? I stand in gloom dressed in frivolous laughter death and mist my only neighbours. Death of my dreams insufferable pain pelted by the wantonness of that veiled hope, mists along…

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Day 5 – NaNo – Leave Time for You

Hello everyone and welcome to day 5 of NaNoWriMo. It’s the first official week and there are a lot of things happening in the NaNo world. A lot of Virtual Write-Ins today. I’ve gotten off 1,518 words done today, bringing my word total to 12,138 words. Hopefully you’ll be around 8,500 words or more by […]

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Day 4 – NaNo – Into the Dialogue

Ok folks, we are movin’ and groovin’ into day four of NaNoWriMo. I have worked my way into chapter five of my novel (hooray) and did 1,942 words. It brings my total words written up-to-date at 10,593! By a word counter, I’m 21% of  the way to completion. I hope that everyone else is on […]

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Day 3 – NaNo – Planning & Plotting

I’ve made it to day three of NaNoWriMo. And I’ve managed to complete Chapter four with a word count of 1,942 words today. Bringing my total count to 7,660 words. If you’ve stayed on track for approx. 1,700 words per day, you should be around 5,100 words or more at the moment. Today was a […]

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