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This Ain’t a Fairy Tale II :: Costumes

I’m a child of the classic Disney generation. Most of the present generation will know Disney/Pixar animation, but not the best of the Disney fairy tale days. We all know there’s some problematic elements to the Disney movies (what popular … Continue reading

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This Ain’t a Fairy Tale I :: Introduction

Fairy tales mean something different to adults than they do to children, as most things do. I remember when I saw E.T. for the first time. Everyone calls it a kid movie, but I remember that, while I loved it … Continue reading

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Fairy Tale Remix 2: Week 13 – FINISHED

Word count: 183,984 words Words written since Week 12: 13,722 words I’m officially finished with FTR2. I celebrated with pizza, and tomorrow I’m having a frappuccino, although I really need to work on my coffee habit now that the opus … Continue reading

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Fairy Tale Remix 2: Week 12

Word count: 170,262/175,000 words Words written since Week 11: 19,838 words As you can see, my school break gave me a great opportunity to make a big jump ahead, and not only did I write my 20k words this week, … Continue reading

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Fairy Tale Remix 2: Week 11

Word count: 150,424/175,000 words Words written since Week 10: 13,359 words Well, look at that. I crossed 150k and I’m still going. Milestone, but not quite as exciting as The End. I saved my extra two thousand words written two … Continue reading

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Fairy Tale Remix 2: Week 10

Word count: 137,065/150,000 words Words written since Week 9: 14,952 words I just checked where I was last year on Week 10 of writing FTR1. At that point, I was at 90k words. Amazing what jacking your weekly quota up … Continue reading

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Fairy Tale Remix 2: Week 9

Word count: 122,113/150,000 words Words written since Week 8: 17,069 words And I thought the Marguerite stand-alone chapter was long. This last chapter ended up even longer, although I suspect that’s because I didn’t know exactly where I was going … Continue reading

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Fairy Tale Remix 2: Week 8

Word count: 105,044/150,000 words Words written since Week 7: 14,996 words Back up to speed. As far as 50k in May, I missed a midnight deadline by 2 minutes, but since this wasn’t an official NaNo month, I’m going by … Continue reading

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Fairy Tale Remix 2: Week 7

Word count: 90,048/150,000 words Words written since Week 6: 19,839 words I counted Memorial Day as part of last week, because that made it a three-day weekend and because I can. And to achieve my goal for the month of … Continue reading

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Fairy Tale Remix 2: Week 6

Word count: 70,209/150,000 Words written since Week 5: 9,203 words Suffice it to say, I didn’t meet my word goal this week, 75k, due to circumstances unforeseen. That means that this next week and weekend are going to include methods … Continue reading

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