Tag Archives: WIP

NaNoWriMo 2014

The time has come for writers the world over to decide if they will take part in this year’s NaNoWriMo, National November Writing Month.  This event encompasses sheer lunacy, the over consumption of coffee and chocolate and the wearing of … Continue reading

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My results from the “Devil is in the Details” exercise

Last Friday I posted a writing exercise called “Devil is in the Details.”  In the spirit of fairness I will share with you what happened with my exercise.  This excerpt is from my current manuscript, “Stonebearer’s Betrayal” The door opened … Continue reading

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Weekly Review #5

This week I finally finished the rough draft of my WIP.  I honestly never thought that I would make it this far.  I owe a big part of finishing this goal to the readers of this blog.  It’s one thing … Continue reading

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Rough Draft DONE!

Yes, it is official. The first crash and burn rough draft is finished at a little over 50,000 words. Writing the last two chapters was much more emotionally draining than I ever expected.  It was also some of the hardest … Continue reading

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