A Novel Experiment: Day Whatever

Current Word Count: 29,575 I believe you should always celebrate successes. I set a personal best with over 3700 words today, and am a climax and epilogue away from finishing this incredibly rough first draft. So we’re dancing, and eating kung pao. This has been a steady march, consistent mostly in its day-to-day inconsistency, yetContinue reading “A Novel Experiment: Day Whatever”

A Novel Experiment: Day 50

Today’s Word Count (actual/goal): 1667/1000 Total Word Count So Far (after edits, all days included, blah-blah): 17,319 I took a mental break from the novel because sometimes a creative project reaches up and grabs you by the asshole and says “This isn’t working let’s see other people” and you have to decide if you’re goingContinue reading “A Novel Experiment: Day 50”

A Novel Experiment: Day 35

Today’s Word Count (actual/goal): 1010/1000 Total Word Count So Far (after edits, all days included, blah-blah): 15,652 In my last post I wrote the following: In other news, I’ve been more bananas the last couple of days. I’ll say this: they’re tasty. Now, obviously there’s a typo. Tasty should say fucking wild. Oh, and I’veContinue reading “A Novel Experiment: Day 35”

A Novel Experiment: Day 29

Today’s Word Count (actual/goal): 1012/1000 Total Word Count So Far (after edits, all days included, blah-blah): 14,642 Had some good writing the last few days, thank gods, powering through the crazed machinations of my heathen children and utter exhaustion. We’re getting there, buddies. We’re getting there. So there were protests in Lexington about letting highContinue reading “A Novel Experiment: Day 29”