Tag: writing progress

  • Good Monday

    Good Monday

      And a good Monday to you, my friend. May it be a productive one, and over quickly.  I have a couple of things this morning, but I don’t have a lot of time to write much… because I am writing. I broke the long dry spell of three months (that’s a long spell for…

  • Dialog

    Dialog

      You don’t realize how much your characters talk until you have to verbally affirm all the necessary punctuation. My characters talk, like, a lot. Chatty blokes. I’m seriously wondering if I can get away with a lot more description of setting, or something because man!  I’m dictating on my commute for the bulk of…

  • Finish Line

    Finish Line

      So… I fell short of my goal with the writing Marathon. I didn’t write 30,000 words in the last ten days. I wrote 27998. So close! But my hands are too tired and it’s too late tonight to write a couple thousand words. Just can’t do it. But! I did finish the novel. I…

  • Progress Report: May

    Progress Report: May

      I’ve been tracking my productivity all this year and since a couple of you data geeks have encouraged me, I’ll keep posting it. I’m definitely still tracking it, and will be through the end of the year at least. This is going to be a rollercoaster ride, could be interesting to look back at…

  • Possum Creek Massacre: Snippet 2

    Possum Creek Massacre: Snippet 2

    It’s been a while. I did mention I hate editing? Well, I also hate rewriting, and this story needed some at the end before it was ready for primetime. I’m not sure I’ll have it ready in time for LibertyCon, but I’m working on that goal.  You can find the first part of the snippets…

  • Aftermath

    Aftermath

    I sort of appreciate that my body waits until after the work is done to pitch a fit. I mean, I’d rather it didn’t, but there it is, and it could be worse. The weekend was great, I was able to be a good worker and an asset. I got to see some folks at…