Tag Archive: fiction

NaNoWriMo 2012 – Day 19

NaNo 2012 Day 19 Word Goal: 31,673/50,000 Actual word count: 38,247 What happened today: Chicken adventures.  One of our hens keeps hopping the fence and disappearing for a couple hours.  One of my neighbors surely has a… Continue reading

#WriteMotivation & NaNoWriMo 2012 – Day 18

NaNo 2012 Day 18 Word Goal: 30,006/50,000 Actual word count: 32,747 What happened today: I got to juggle rambunctious Wrimos (really wanted to say “rhinos” here) in the chat room and moderate someone who was trying… Continue reading

NaNoWriMo 2012 – Day 17

NaNo 2012 Day 17 Word Goal: 28,339/50,000 Actual word count: 31,080 What happened today: Write-in day!  I’m about 2500 words ahead of schedule now, need to keep that word count soaring, though, because I’ve realized that… Continue reading

NaNoWriMo 2012 – Day 16

NaNo 2012 Day 16 Word Goal: 26,667/50,000 Actual word count: 28,417 What happened today: I stayed ahead of schedule, woohoo! Short Excerpt: Taphim sighed, reached up to scrub his face with his hands, trying to… Continue reading

NaNoWriMo 2012 – Day 15 – In which the halfway point is breached and Rebekah types in her sleep.

NaNo 2012 Day 15 Word Goal: 25,000/50,000 Actual word count: 26,732 What happened today: I caught up and got ahead!  And then . . . I was so tired that night, I fell asleep… Continue reading

NaNoWriMo 2012 – Day 14

NaNo 2012 Day 14 Word Goal: 23,338/50,000 Actual word count: 22,054 What happened today: It was a long day, and I was exhausted. It’s really a miracle I wrote the few hundred words that I did.… Continue reading

NaNoWriMo 2012 – Day 13

NaNo 2012 Day 13 Word Goal: 21,667/50,000 Actual word count: 21,714 What happened today: It was Tuesday.  Not much happened.  Other than being extraordinarily tired for whatever reason.  And I caught up on my word goal!… Continue reading

NaNoWriMo 2012 – Day 12

NaNo 2012 Day 12 Word Goal: 20,000/50,000 Actual word count: 19,059 What happened today: My mother in law had surgery, which went well, but between that and being exhausted from the weekend, writing was very hard.… Continue reading

#WriteMotivation & NaNoWriMo 2012 – Day 11

NaNo 2012 Day 11 Word Goal: 18,337/50,000 Actual word count: 16,780 What happened today: It was Sunday.  I managed to write a grand total of 101 words, and I think that was just by going back… Continue reading

NaNoWriMo 2012 – Day 10

NaNo 2012 Day 10 We interrupt this NaNo update for an update! *wink* Seriously, though, TheBarenakedCritic and I were interviewed about NaNoWriMo and our local NaNo group.  It’s in the November 11 issue… Continue reading

NaNoWriMo 2012 – Day 9

NaNo 2012 Day 9 Word Goal: 15,003/50,000 Actual word count: 13,025 What happened today: I’ve really got get a handle on this whole housework thing.  Because it never ends >_<. Short Excerpt: Who is here in… Continue reading

NaNoWriMo 2012 – Day 8

NaNo 2012 Day 8 Word Goal: 13,333/50,000 Actual word count: 12,511 What happened today: I am officially behind, because I spent the day editing those 12,511 words instead of writing new ones.  But I’m so extremely… Continue reading

NaNoWriMo 2012 – Day 7

NaNo 2012 Day 7 Word Goal: 11,669/50,000 Actual word count: 12,511 What happened today: Errand day, and church that night (the normal Wednesday routine). I already knew that I wasn’t going to get much writing… Continue reading

NaNoWriMo 2012 – Day 6

NaNo 2012 Day 6 Word Goal: 10,001/50,000 Actual word count: 12,308 What happened today: Write-in day! Except I could have written much more if I’d actually written during the day, instead of waiting for the write-in… Continue reading

NaNoWriMo 2012 – Day 5

NaNo 2012 Day 5 Word Goal: 8,333/50,000 Actual word count: 10,015 What happened today: I couldn’t focus.  About noon, I came to the realization that I could handle hitting 10k, because I only 300 words to… Continue reading

#WriteMotivation & NaNoWriMo 2012 – Day 4

NaNo 2012 Day 4 Word Goal: 6,667/50,000 Actual word count: 9,733 What happened today: First Sunday in November. For the past two years, we’ve done Sunday afternoon write-ins at one of the local libraries.  This year,… Continue reading

NaNoWriMo 2012 – Day 3

NaNo 2012 Day 3 Word Goal: 5,001/50,000 Actual word count: 7,654 What happened today: Never again will we have two 5-hour write-ins within a 24 hour period.  Those were the hardest 4000 words I ever wrote.… Continue reading

NaNoWriMo 2012 – Day 2

NaNo 2012 Day 2 Word Goal: 3,334/50,000 Actual word count: 3,442 What happened today: We had our NaNo Kick-off!  At my house.  We had 40 people RSVP.  Fortunately, only 30 of them showed up.  I survived.… Continue reading

NaNoWriMo 2012 – Day 1

Well, I was going to do Wordles like I did last year, but I’m having issues with Java. *sigh* ALSO! There is a giveaway for Bonnie Rae’s second book, Nether Soul, currently going, please… Continue reading

It’s Almost Time for NaNo!

. . . and even though it’s less than an hour away, I am not staying up to start writing at midnight. I’ve been up since 6 am this morning.  I was awake… Continue reading

Nether Soul by Bonnie Rae (Release Day Tour & Giveaway)

My friend Bonnie Rae has released her second book in the Nether Trilogy today!  My review of the first book (Nether Bound) is here.  You can also pick up Nether Bound on Amazon for… Continue reading