WIP monday: lucky 7 meme

Alina Sayre tagged me for the lucky 7 meme (thanks, Alina!). The rules are: 1. Go to page 77 of your current manuscript/work-in-progress (or page 7 if you don't have 77). 2. Go to line 7. 3. Copy down the next 7 lines, sentences, or paragraphs, and post them as they’re written. 4. Tag 7 [read more] about WIP monday: lucky 7 meme

sunday update

Just getting back into the whole writing thing again. I wrote a couple more thousand words on Secret Project, got Kai's book past 80K and tinkered around some more with queries. How's it going on your end? [read more] about sunday update

sunday update

Kai's book (total): 69,616 words Kai's book (new): 1,494 words I'm taking a break from writing Kai's book to work on other things. I wrote a 1600-word short story, tweaked the synopsis of Quartz, and began writing an outline of Kai's book as a road map for getting to THE END. We're taking the [read more] about sunday update

sunday update

We've been passing a cold around our family this past half-week. It's my turn now, blech. However, in spite of it all, I did get words! Kai's novel (total): 63,872 words Kai's novel (new): 4, 158 words I also got 700+ words worth of notes on a story idea (not Secret Project, but another [read more] about sunday update

sunday update

Has it really been two weeks since my last update? Yow. January's gotten away from me, obviously. Progress on the writing front has been decent. No spectacular wordcounts, but I'm exceeding my 550-word daily goal (except for on Saturdays) by at least a couple hundred words. The writing is very [read more] about sunday update

sunday update

Kai (total): 51, 153 Kai (new words): 6,320 This week I discovered I need to schedule a day off every week, just for my own sanity. I don't always have to take one, of course, but it's nice to have it set aside, especially since fatigue has dogged me all week. I also added in an unexpected [read more] about sunday update

sunday update

Kai (total words): 40,493 Kai (new words): 3,557 New Secret Project (total/new words): 7,337 Total words for this week: 10,894 Not bad, especially since my target was 3500 words. We'll see how my progress changes when we go back to school a week from Monday. Did you get any writing [read more] about sunday update