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July Camp NaNoWriMo Begins Wednesday

Hey Everyone!

Camp is here starting Wednesday! I’m shooting for 25,000 so upped from the last Camp where I did 20,000 but still manageable with how busy my day job is in the summer. 117 more words


Trust, the grind, and a little bit of gardening

Trust. You have to have trust. Today my word count was 2375 words. I worked on about three scenes of my screenplay. In addition, I did some brainstorming in my notebooks for those scenes. 455 more words

Free Writing

Writing progress 29 June 2015 (JuNoWriMo Challenge)

Unfortunately, nothing new to report on finding a literary agent to represent my first novel, Art and Soul.

In the meantime, I’m still working on my second book. 146 more words



This is the end of my week 2 of writing my manuscript. My writing challenge hasn’t actually been completely about the word count, but has been more focused about actually sitting down to write every single day regardless of what is happening in my life. 51 more words


Flash Fiction Challenge: Crash My Party

So here I go again. I am attempting my second Flash Fiction Challenge by Chuck Wendig.

It is a 1000 word challenge requiring to write a story about a random song title. 1,099 more words


Word Data

The appearance of word counters on the internet has resulted in a quick and easy tool for writing essays about literary works. A word counter—either online or as software downloaded onto individual computers—in its current form is a cut-and-paste operation, with promises of a literary database sometime in the future. 829 more words

Weekly Word Count #3

Did I do it? Did I write the thing? I know you’re holding your breath with excitement. Or, that could be because of the kitten parade that just stomped by. 76 more words