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NaNoWriMo2015, back at it plus Unedited from Day 18

I wrote a little over 2200 words last night, catching up and going slightly over the 18 day mark for NaNoWriMo2015.  Taking a break was a very good idea, allowing me to consider where my characters were, where I need … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo2015 – Taking a Break

As you might have guessed, writing 50,000 words in 30 days is challenging on more than one level.  There’s finding the time to write – hopefully uninterrupted time – and there’s also the matter of finding 50,000 words to write. … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo2015, Unedited, Day 13 – Villains are Fun to Write

“People are really easy to manipulate when you give it some thought.  You just need to appeal to their fears and their desires. Create something for them to fear and let them believe they can avoid that fear and attain … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo2015, Unedited Day 6, excerpt two

Vehicles stood abandoned, along the roadway Fred was following. Some were off the road, others seemed to have been driven until they could drive no more, and then had disgorged their contents where they stood.  Fred had thought he would … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo2015, Unedited, Day 6, first excerpt

  You get up early, before dawn, because you have to walk from the area you live to the place you work.  You have a bike but don’t use it because you’re renting it to a guy who does delivery … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo2015 Unedited, Day 3: Setting the Stage

setting the scene Abandonment has a particular way of adorning public places and infrastructure.  It had only been a few months since some of the neighborhoods had been evacuated, and the power and water shut off.  In that short time, … Continue reading

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Getting Ready for ‘WriMo

There are 3 days left in October, counting today.  That means November is coming up quick and with it, NaNoWriMo, or National Novel Writing Month. I am participating again this year, for the fourth time.  (May the Fourth be with … Continue reading

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