Category Archive: NaNoWriMo2011

NaNoWriMo Day 30

Word Goal: 50,000/50,000 Actual word count: 50,411 What happened today: Even though I already won, my personal goal is to keep writing on this story every single day (with the exception of taking a day… Continue reading

NaNoWriMo Day 29

Word Goal: 48,333/50,000 Actual word count: 50,006 What happened today: I WON! This year, NaNo was hard, especially with all the family issues that kept coming up over and over again. But if I could… Continue reading

NaNoWriMo Day 28

Word Goal: 46,666/50,000 Actual word count: 49,002 What happened today: I thought I was going to hit 50k.  Then my dad was admitted to the hospital and I was juggling phone calls between the hospital,… Continue reading

NaNoWriMo Day 27

Word Goal: 45,000/50,000 Actual word count: 46,376 What happened today: Last Sunday write-in . . . where has the month gone? *tear* 100 Word Excerpt: Anyone who knew her well, though none of them… Continue reading

NaNoWriMo Day 26

Word Goal: 43,333/50,000 Actual word count: 43,517 What happened today: 6-hour write-in!  I needed it so badly . . . my goal was to write 5,000 words at the write-in (which I did!), but I… Continue reading

NaNoWriMo Day 25

Word Goal: 41,666/50,000 Actual word count: 36,922 What happened today: Christmas shopping.  I did not actually leave the house on Black Friday, but online shopping can be just as hectic >_<. 100 (um, 91) Word… Continue reading

NaNoWriMo Day 24

Word Goal: 40,000/50,000 Actual word count: 36,649 What happened today: Thanksgiving. I managed to write 74 words. Every-word-I-wrote-today Word Excerpt: She could feel the priest’s hand on her arm still, and he was gripping her… Continue reading

NaNoWriMo Day 23

Word Goal: 38,333/50,000 Actual word count: 36,575 What happened today: I am shocked that I had time to write today.  Spent 9 hours running errands/doing baking for Thanksgiving.  But I wrote!  Almost 1300 words, too.… Continue reading

NaNoWriMo Day 22

Word Goal: 36,666/50,000 Actual word count: 35,276 What happened today: Thanksgiving prep for Thanksgiving baking day.  I don’t really remember much of it, other than the fact that I finally finished the ‘prologue’ and got… Continue reading

NaNoWriMo Day 21

Word Goal: 35,000/50,000 Actual word count: 35,109 What happened today: I don’t remember.  I just remember being tired. 100 Word Excerpt: They finally left after that, but she still waited for several minutes before emerging… Continue reading

NaNoWriMo Day 20

Word Goal: 33,333/50,000 Actual word count: 32,432 What happened today: I finally got to the point that I thought was going to be at in week one. 100 Word Excerpt: Mud squished in between her… Continue reading

NaNoWriMo Day 19

Word Goal: 31,666/50,000 Actual word count: 30,061 What happened today: I spent the day cleaning and shopping, Thanksgiving was right around the corner!  I also just plain old needed groceries . . . Finally reaching… Continue reading

The First Tulsa NaNo Write-a-Thon

I know, people!  I’m so behind on the NaNo daily progress posts . . . I’ll be starting those back up again tomorrow, probably posting twice a day until I’ve got them all… Continue reading

NaNoWriMo Day 18

Word Goal: 30,006/50,000 Actual word count: 29,747 What happened today: I have officially fallen behind.  Thank God that the weekend is almost here, and so are the write-ins . . . But I wrote over… Continue reading

NaNoWriMo Day 17

Word Goal: 28,332/50,000 Actual word count: 28,499 What happened today: Couldn’t concentrate on a thing.  It was all I could do to get dinner in the crock-pot, and to figure the two more meals I… Continue reading

NaNoWriMo Day 16

Word Goal: 26,672/50,000 Actual word count: 28,298 What happened today: I (still) have a guest post up on CrapFiction!  Go read it! Wednesday was . . . strange.  Even though I didn’t put as much… Continue reading

NaNoWriMo Day 15

Word Goal: 25,005/50,000 Actual word count: 28,198 What happened today: I have a guest post up on CrapFiction!  Go read it! Tuesday was . . . the day that I paid for the hectic day… Continue reading

NaNoWriMo Day 14

Word Goal: 23,338/50,000 Actual word count: 28,003 What happened today: Another write-in day!  I love write-ins . . . The ‘nanoism’ of the day (a word that comes about from your frantic typing) is ‘quidly’… Continue reading

NaNoWriMo Day 13

Word Goal: 21,671/50,000 Actual word count: 25,110 What happened today: It was write-in day again!  I love write-ins, because I write 2k + in an hour and half. And at the write-in, I came to… Continue reading

Comfort – Sunday Devotional

My eyes have become strained from looking for your promise. I ask, “When will you comfort me?” Psalms 119:82 (God’s Word translation) There have been many times in my life when it has… Continue reading

NaNoWriMo Day 12

Word Goal: 20,004/50,000 Actual word count: 22,549 What happened today: I made the daily quota of 1,667 words for the first time this week since Monday!  I’m right in the middle of a really intense,… Continue reading