8,000 words

Now I’ve got some momentum. I’ve gotten a lot of the exposition out of the way, so it’s on to the meat! Should be fairly smooth now, moving the plot along, lots of dialogue. I’m…

6,272 words

Well, that was a fairly abrupt jump in word count, wasn’t it? Want to know my secret? Cheating. I got to thinking about my character becoming more and more me, and I thought, who’s more…

2,890 words

Crap, crap, crap. That’s what it is. I’m just… writing. (I can’t even come up with words for this blog; how am I supposed to write a novel?) It’s nothing. It’s irrelevant descriptions, throwaway scenes…

NaNoWriMo: Day 1

I’m at a little over a thousand words. That’s about 700 words behind schedule. This is going to be the hardest thing I’ve ever done. And that includes the time I made eye contact with…

Terror!

Every year on the night of October 31, as darkness creeps over the land, a horror creeps into the hearts of people everywhere. It brings with it an anxiety that will not lift for thirty…

WriMoFoSho

Go to my author page (and if your participating, by all means add me as a writing buddy). This is where, starting next month, you can track my progress towards the 50,000-word goal. Place your…