Monthly Archives: June 2012

Derailed

When I get a new idea for a novel or a short story, I don’t panic. I play around with it, turning it this way and that in my hand. I delve into the scenes that pop up in my … Continue reading

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Fairy Tale Remix Week 16

Words since Week 15: 12,111 150126 / 150000 words. 100% done! Well, I got my extra 2,000 words in and reached my arbitrary goal for the story (the less arbitrary goal is, you know, the end). I’ll move it up … Continue reading

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The Sandusky Trial

I was too young during the O.J. trial, too distant from the MJ trial, and I kind of came into the Casey Anthony trial a bit late. So the Jerry Sandusky trial is probably the first high-profile case I have … Continue reading

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Fairy Tale Remix Week 15

Words written since Week 14: 10,004 138015 / 150000 words. 92% done! Met the quota for the week, and I should be able to make up for Week 14’s shortfall and reach my arbitrary 150k-word goal by next Sunday (or … Continue reading

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Fairy Tale Remix Week 14

Words written since Week 13: 7,813 128011 / 150000 words. 85% done! I was in a bit of a mood this week, for various little mental things and some unknown variable. It got worse during the weekend, which is my … Continue reading

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Fairy Tale Remix Week 13

Words written since Week 12: 10,188 120198 / 150000 words. 80% done! As that percentage number gets higher, it just gets more and more awesome. And every time I cross a 10k milestone, I can’t believe how far I’ve come. … Continue reading

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