I'm so excited! I only have 4 scenes left or 2-3 chapters! If I can get in some good days of writing I should finish by the end of the weekend! What comes next? After this revision is complete, I'm going to set the project aside for at least 2 weeks. This will let everything… Continue reading What comes next for the novel?
7 Scenes Left to Rewrite
I am nearing the end of my novel rewrite! 7 scenes to go! When I say "scenes" this could be loosely translated to mean the start and resolution of a specific event. Basically, I set each scene up with a motive, a conflict, and a resolution. Motives mean goals of the character or scene -… Continue reading 7 Scenes Left to Rewrite
I'm at just over 50,000 of my 80,000-word rewrite. That's just over 62% through the revision! Better yet I only have about 12 scenes left to write! With most scenes averaging around 1,500 words or 2,000 words, I'm looking at only 18k - 24k words! It'll be a little less than 80,000, so I'm further… Continue reading Creative Refueling
Losing CampNano wasn’t really a loss
Camp Nanowrimo 2022 is over. I only managed to write 12,810 words out of my goal of 40,000. But, I'm actually okay with this. I have nearly 13,000 new words in my novel and honestly, I don't think I would have written that much in a month if I hadn't at least tried this challenge… Continue reading Losing CampNano wasn’t really a loss
Slow and Steady Finishes the Book…right?
So...I went against what I said I would do (surprise surprise). I said I would work on another idea for the month of July. Instead, I went crazy and decided to do Camp Nanowrimo for my revision. Did I get a lot of writing done? Yes! Did I also need a week-long break last week… Continue reading Slow and Steady Finishes the Book…right?