Monthly Archives: October 2012

Nightmare Week 13 – FINISHED!

Words written since Week 12: 13,295 words Total words: 132,223 words Around 10k of those words were written just last night. I think that’s a record for me in terms of how much I’ve ever written in one night, breaking … Continue reading

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Nightmare Week 12

Words written since Week 11: 12,785 words Word count: 118,926 words I spent most of the week working on the editing project to get it done before the weekend, and I ended up finishing it Thursday and I needed sleep … Continue reading

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What Makes a Writer

There are lots of people saying that in order to be a REAL writer, you have to do this, this, this, and this, and you have to do it every day, and you have to be published, and blah blah … Continue reading

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Nightmare Week 10

Words written since Week 9: 15,913 words Word count: 106,143/120,000 Definitely stepped up my weekly writing, and I’m still not as close as I want to be to the end of the novel. I’m crossing fingers and toes hoping that … Continue reading

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Nightmare Week 9

Words written since Week 8: 8,142 words Word count: 90,230/110,000 (too lazy for the meter right now) Quota seems to have been abandoned. I think I’ve officially reached the point of being overwhelmed. I really want to finish this novel … Continue reading

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Nightmare Week 8

Words written since Week 7: 8,759 words 82088 / 100000 words. 82% done! I know, I’m soooo bad I only got 9k done this week. That was sarcastic voice. That means that I’m 3k words in the red, but today … Continue reading

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Nightmare Week 7

Words written since Week 6: 10,268 words 73329 / 100000 words. 73% done! I did not manage to make up last week’s 2,000 words short, but I managed to make my quota. I wrote a lot on Saturday, which made … Continue reading

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