That writer thang

A writer writes. That’s how I’ve generally defined being a writer, and why I generally feel good about myself as a writer.

However, not a lot of writing went on this week. Let’s just say that emotionally and physically it was a really rough week for me, and leave it at that.…

Stat roundup

Since my last writerly like post:

Sunday — 8 pages
Monday — 9 pages
Tuesday — typing!
Wednesday — typing!
Thursday — typing, then should start writing again.

Approximate written words for the month:

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15,000 / 30,000

Typed words to date:

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41,215 / 100,000

Now I’m uncertain if I’m going to make my NaNoWriMo goal.…

too much

Too much to do for the day job. Too much writerly stuff going on in my head (and some of it isn’t just my neurotic paranoia!) Too many interesting discussions that have been going by on my FL that I haven’t had the time to respond to, though they’ve given me even more writerly thoughts.…


I finished typing up chapter four today. It’s a lot shorter than I thought it would be. I realized why that was happening as I typed it. There’s a *lot* of dialog in that chapter. When you have lines that only have “Thank you” written on them, well, there tend not to be as many words.…