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Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Done at last!

Finally! A month after impulsively signing up for NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month), I'm done! Through! Finished! A few minutes ago, I crossed the finish line with precisely 50,000 words.


I've done NaNoWriMo several times in the past, but I tell ya, it was like pulling teeth this time. I felt like I was wallowing in molasses much of the month. But the whole idea of NaNoWriMo is to slam through and get the bones of a story in place. Fleshing out can come later.


But I’m glad this flirty little flight into fiction is finished (how’s that for alliteration?). I have a magazine article due on Thursday and a column due on Friday. Time to get back to work


Who else crossed the finish line?

3 comments:

  1. patrice
    this is about somethime else.inpsyhology today
    posted 2/17/14 they talk about a1 and a2 milk.
    iguess that you can have A1-A1 milk, A1-A2
    milk and A2-A2 milk. the latter being the best
    for you. you can take some hair from your cows
    tail and have it sent in to be tested
    blessind debby

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  2. Congrats! I know it's a hard slog having done it several times. Our daughter does it every year, once even reaching 100,000 words. She wants to be a published author and is in college majoring in English Lit. Her practical money earning goal is to be certified to teach English as a foreign language in Korea, where she served for two years in the Air Force. Anyway, good job and congrats to you!!

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  3. Patrice,
    That participation "trophy" was EARNED.
    Good for you!!

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