Tag Archive: fantasy

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

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

NaNoWriMo Day 11

Word Goal: 18,337/50,000 Actual word count: 20,795 What happened today: It was Veteran’s Day here in the US.  My father, my grandfather, and my husband’s grandfather have all served in the armed forces at some… Continue reading

NaNoWriMo Day 10

Word Goal: 16,670/50,000 Actual word count: 20,020 What happened today: I decided to not worry about writing, and just took care of things around the house that I needed to.  The new blog theme wasn’t… Continue reading

NaNoWriMo Day 9

Word Goal: 15,003/50,000 Actual word count: 18,687 What happened today: It was a crazy, long, day.  I wrote a little more than 200 words.  I think half of those were ‘sleep typed’. 100 (103) Word… Continue reading

NaNoWriMo Day 8

Word Goal: 13,336/50,000 Actual word count: 18,468 What happened today: I hit the week-two slump. I’ve never hit it before.  Week two has always been easy for me, but this year is different for some… Continue reading

NaNoWriMo Day 7

Personal Word Goal:  23,338/100,000 Minimum Word Goal: 11,669/50,000 Actual word count: 18,056 What happened today: Second write-in!  We had 13 people show up for this one, our biggest Wendy’s write-in to date since our previous… Continue reading