One of my major goals this year is to build up my fiction word count. My minimum goal is to write a thousand words a day, and I’d like to build up to more like 5000 words a day. I have a couple of things that help me make this a reality. I’m a relatively… Continue reading Building up the word count.
You know if I’m silent, I haven’t written much. Week #11 was only 1478 words. Week #12 was only 1655 Week #13 was only 1610 words. Not. Good. Enough! Why so slow? I can easily write that much in a day (I did, today) and yet I have weeks on end of that being my… Continue reading Week #13 check-in (tip-toeing along)
Well, we’re only ten days into March and I’ve already almost written as much as I did in Feb! Yay! This week didn’t get off to the best start, but finished well: 4th March: 315 5th March: 78 6th March: 236 7th March: 1805 8th March: 522 9th March: 2119 10th March: 1106 Weekly total: 6181… Continue reading Week #10 check-in
March? Who in the hey, what now? February was not a great month on the productivity front. It started off terribly, with no writing for over a week thanks to Other Stuff going on. Feb finished with a pretty paltry 10,987 new words on the WIP. That’s only a bit over a third of what my… Continue reading Week #9 check-in (Feb numbers)
Week 8 turned out to be more of an editing week than a writing week. I only managed 679 new words scattered over the week, and that was just tweaking what I already had. I won’t bore you with the daily breakdown. Diving back into the story now this week [already have 2k words today… Continue reading Week #8 check-in
I’ve been a bad blogger. Time for an update! I’m still scratching away at the book I was meant to publish in December/January. I honestly thought I’d be done by now, but in the past three and a half months since I missed my deadline and had to cancel my pre-order, I’ve only written about… Continue reading Writing update