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My NaNo Experience

I just completed Camp NaNo, the first time that I tried it, ending up at 50,505 words.  Not bad for starting the 12th and typing in Dvorak (which I am learning for November). To mark the occasion, I will present … Continue reading

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Restarting

Over the past month, I have been working on a nebulous story idea from a dream that I had, without a real idea of who my characters were or should be.  It’s been interesting, and I’m about 40k in right … Continue reading

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Progress

It has been slow and haltering. I have sputtered forward a few chapters in editing, and am about a third of the way done with the initial pass-through. I have almost finished my reread (with markup!), and there is still … Continue reading

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Codenames

So, originally the series had a name, but that was when it was just one book. I stopped thinking of it by that name as soon as I realized that I wanted to split it into two books, and now … Continue reading

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The Second Split

So, I have decided that I will be splitting my “novel” into four different books, with the goal of 80-100k per book. That would put the quadrilogy (shut up, it’s a word!) around 350k-380k words. Quite an undertaking, considering that … Continue reading

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